American Refugee


On his first day in Cambodia, a country he does not remember, Pich Swanson loses his wallet to a street kid and makes an unlikely connection.

DC Black Film Festival 2017
Best Short Film – Cambodia Town Film Festival

Louis Changchien – Pich Swanson
KLOK Ta – Tuk Tuk Driver
PHAL Phanet – Chansou
CHUNOK Yay –  Soda Vendor
Tiny Toones Dancers
EK Sopheap – Street Kid
YAN Penh – Street Kid
VAN Phorn – Street Kid
YAN Socheat – Street Kid
PHAL Phana – Street kid

Lia Johnson – Director/Writer/Producer
Basil Mironer – Director of Photography

Crew – Cambodia
Claude O’steen – 1st Assistant Director
EAR Vanna – 2nd Assistant Director
Mary Beth Dickerson – 1st Assistant Camera
Kyle Haskett – Sound Mixer/Boom Operator
Mathias Pardo – Gaffer/Grip
RATH Mony – Interpreter/Translator
Gabriella Lemus – Choreographer
Eric F. Martin – Editor
Chris Martin – Editor
Michael Farnan – Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Pei Pei Chung – Composer
Marttise Hill – Producer

Crew – Singapore
Mara Ditchfield – 1st Assistant Director
Wai Ha Ng – 1st Assistant Camera
Shijie Tan – Gaffer/Grip
Allie Mills – Grip
Harshad Gaikwad – Grip
Davide Pasti – Art Department
Nevil Jackson – 2nd Assistant Camera
Mel Ramos – Art Department
Maurico Osaki – Art Department
Shane Logue – Sound Operator
Evie Symington – Wardrobe
Michelle Tan – Art Director
Amy Hartman – Wardrobe
RED – Makeup
Ty Lawson – Producer

Crew – USA
Phyllis Johnson – ADR Director

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