Phnom Penh Lullaby

Director: Paweł Kloc

directed by Paweł Kloc written by Paweł Kloc, Przemysław Niczyporuk director of photography Przemysław Niczyporuk music by Marc Marder edited by Jacek Tarasiuk produced by Parallax co-financed by Polish Film Institute

colour, 97′
Poland 2011


Everyone holds a secret. The secret of the future. “Phnom Penh Lullaby” is an intimate story of a man looking for love and acceptance. Ilan Schickman left Israel dreaming of a new life. He now lives in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, with his Khmer girlfriend Saran and daughters Marie, 2 years old, and Jasmine, 6 months, trying to make ends meet as a street fortune-teller.


Paweł Kloc
Born in 1971. He studied Law at the Warsaw University. Producer and director. “Phnom Penh Lullaby” is his first feature lenght documentary film.