Locarno Shorts Weeks 2021

Kub ban (A Long Way Home)

by Xaisongkham Induangchanthy
Laos  ·  2017  ·  DCP  ·  Color  ·  18'  ·  o.v. Lao/English

Available 3–9 | 2 | 2021

A Laotian-American man, James, brings his father’s remains to Laos to fulfill his last wish. One day, a relative travels to town to look for him. They have to travel together on the Mekong River and endure each other’s differences.

 


Information

Director
Xaisongkham Induangchanthy

Cast
Francesco Chen , Vongpasith Chanphakeo , Symone Hongamard

Producer
Xaisongkham Induangchanthy

Cinematography
Martika Ramirez Escobar, Oulaysone Vannasouk

Music
Houmphanh Phahongchanh, Symone Hongamard, Khamlek Xayasith

Screenplay
Xaisongkham Induangchanthy

Sound
Syhakhang Chanthanva, Arang Xayavong

Sound Designer
Xaisongkham Induangchanthy

Editing
Xaisongkham Induangchanthy

Production
Lao New Wave Cinema Productions
laonewwavecinema@gmail.com