• About KMF

    We make TV Spots, Corporate Videos, Education & Public Service Videos,

    Movies, Documentaries, TV Dramas & Comedies.

    Beginnings

    The company was founded in 2006 by British TV producer Matthew Robinson.

    Winning two BAFTAs and many other awards for UK productions, Matthew arrived in Cambodia in 2003 for a three-year BBC project.

    He now heads KMF and checks all productions for quality.

    Productions

    Commissioned by TV broadcasters, local overseas & companies, Government Ministries, Embassies, NGOs & INGOs, private individuals.

    Clients include: World Bank, British & US Embassies, Ministries of Commerce, Environment, Transport & Labour, USAID, Dewhirst Apparel, WING, Phnom Penh Beer, CARE, Roomchang Dental, Vattanac Bank.

    Staff & Services

    KMF's Cambodian staff cover writing, casting, directing, set design, lighting, camera work, editing, sound design, graphic design.

    Many were trained by experienced British TV consultants. They offer all stages of production services:

    Research, Conceptualisation, Scripting, Pre-production, Shooting, Editing, Post-production & Subtitling.

  • What's New?

    Movies, Life Style, Drama, Comedy, Education 2021 - 2022

    360 Degrees

    KMF Movie

    Opens 4th August 2022

    Beauty & Lovely

    Tips on looking good

    Sponsor: Ponlei Thamacheat

    It's Not Okay

    To Be Friends

    5-part drama series

    Cook & Eat

    Quick simple recipes

    Sponsor: Chaktomuk Honey

    Did You Know?

    KMF tells you

    Things You Thought You Knew But Didn't

    Dance Till You Drop

    KMF Movie

    Release Nov 2022

    Laugh With Us

    Short Khmer-style comedies

    Sponsor: Papa Delivery

    Wat Bo

    Mini-documentary

    Cambodia's top school

    Better English

    24 English Lessons

    with Matthew Robinson

    Day in the Country

    KMF Movie

    Release TBA 2023

  • TV Spots & Corporate Videos

    Selection from 2016 - 2020

    Phnom Penh Beer

    TV Spot

    Roomchang Dental

    TV Spot

    Vattanac Bank

    TV Spot

     

    Dewhirst Fashion

     

    ​Corporate Promo

    Northbridge School

    Corporate Video

    Samsung Galaxy

    ​Corporate Promo

    Uy Sing Investment

    TV Spot

    Play Space Montessori

    Corporate Video

    Maybank

    ​Corporate Video

    Welhunt Technology

    ​Corporate Video

    Save the Children

    TV Spot

     

    Environment Ministry

    TV Spot

    Don't Drink & Drive

    Road Safety Spot

    Ministry of Labour

    ILO Membership

    Stop Corruption

    Transparency International Video

  • Movies

    We've produced ten feature films, some released in Cambodia's major cinemas, some winning awards in International Festivals. Several KMF movies have been chosen to showcase the best of Cambodian cinema

    by the Ministry of Culture's Department of Cinema at Film Festivals in Southeast Asian capital cities.

    360 Degrees

    Release due in all cinemas - Thursday 4th August

    FEATURE FILM

    A family saga (with a lot of music) made by award-winning Director-DoP team, William Dtx & Touch Oudom.

    Dance Till You Drop

    FEATURE FILM

    KMF's 11th film, romantic-comedy in the style of a Bollywood movie, started shooting February 2020 but, due to Covid-19, had to be abandoned after three weeks of the five-week schedule. Filming restarted and was completed in October & November; post-production continues. Due for release in November 2022.

    Day in the Country

    FEATURE FILM

    A four-year movie project about arranged marriages. Part 1 won five awards at Hollywood Moving Pictures Festival, including 'Best Actress' & 'Best Cinematography'. Parts 2 & have now been completed. The three parts together comprise the full movie. Release date TBA.

    Move Out

    FEATURE FILM

    Horror-Ghost-Comedy. When four students move into a weird house just outside Phnom Penh, they soon find out why the rent is so cheap. Move Out ran for three weeks in all Cambodian cinemas, on its first day topping the Box Office returns of all other films on offer.

    ព្រឺ - Fear

    FEATURE FILM

    Who is the killer? This thriller keeps the audience guessing to the end. Released in all cinemas and televised to millions on MyTV channel. FEAR was chosen by Cambodia's Department of Cinema to showcase Khmer filmmaking at the 2022 ASEAN Film Festival in three Vietnamese cities.

    Two Gems

    FEATURE FILM

    'Two Gems' tells the backstory of a 30-ep TV drama 'Brotherhood'. The movie was broadcast with 'Brotherhood' series on PNN-TV.

    King Selfie

    FEATURE FILM

    This dark comedy about self-obsession played for three weeks in all cinemas in Phnom Penh, Siem Reap and Battanbang. It premiered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, as part of the ASEAN Film Festival.

    Price of Love

    FEATURE FILM

    This romantic comedy won four awards at Cambodia's National Film Festival: Best Film, Best Actress, Best Production Values and Best Cinematography. It played in all cinemas for a month, and was shown several times on top TV channels.

    Vanished

    FEATURE FILM

    Released in 2010, this thriller was Number One at the box office for the month of its cinema run. It was recently awarded '2nd Best Film' at Cambodia's National Film Festival held in Phnom Penh.

    Palace of Dreams

    FEATURE FILM

    KMF produced this movie for the BBC World Service Trust. Directed at a young Cambodian audience, the fast-moving story contained powerful messages about the dangers of HIV-AIDS.

    Staying Single When

    FEATURE FILM

    Released in 2008, KMF's first movie, a romantic-comedy, was a box office hit, playing to packed houses at the huge Kirirom Cinema for five weeks. It has been shown on TV channels many times, always a public holiday favourite.

  • TV Dramas & Comedies

    Since our first TV Drama in 2010, we've produced hundreds of episodes

    based on KMF's original stories for major Cambodian TV channels, attracting large audiences.

    Brotherhood

    TV DRAMA

    30 episodes of family saga - mixing the past with the present - gained prime slot on top-rated PNN-TV for three months in 2019. The backstory of the two brothers, stretching back to Khmer Rouge days, was told in the accompanying movie 'Two Gems' also shown on PNN-tv.

    Heart Wars

    TV DRAMA

    30-episode TV drama: love triangle involving a young woman and two brothers. The story features much rivalry and jealousy. But good sense and good hearts triumph in the end. Broadcast on top-rated channel PNN-tv.

    Saving Seca

    TV DRAMA

    This two-episode TV mini-series highlighting the horrors of human sex trafficking was commissioned by the Asia Foundation. It was broadcast to much acclaim on MyTV and CTN.

    Smart Girls

    TV DRAMA

    24-ep TV comedy-action drama in a Phnom Penh detective agency. 'Smart Girls' is run by a boss who believes that attractive young woman are best at solving human problems. Broadcast and repeated at peak times on CTN.

    The Jade Elephant

    TV Mini-Series

    Five-episode adventure mini-series co-produced with Singapore's MediaCorp with its biggest male star Elvin Ung cast in the lead role. Top female star was Cambodia's popular Lida Duch. Broadcast at peak time on top-rated channel CTN.

    Beauty of Life

    TV DRAMA

    30-episode popular drama set in an Phnom Penh advertising agency where business and romance always intertwine. Broadcast - and repeated - at peak times on top-rated channel CTN.

    My Family My Heart

    TV DRAMA

    This 30-episode emotional drama is based on two families living in adjacent houses. The story involves controversial social issues such as pre-marital sex and abortion. Broadcast at peak time on CTN.

    AirWaves

    TV DRAMA

    A 50-episode social drama funded by US State Department was created by KMF to encourage good community relations between the minor Muslim population and the Khmer majority. Broadcast at peak time on CTN.

    Upside Down

    TV Comedy

    39-episodes over 3 Seasons of this highly popular comedy sketch show are still remembered fondly years later by TV audiences today, were commissioned and broadcast by MyTV.

  • Documentaries

    KMF's makes factual programs for local TV channels and the International Market.​

    Make it Beautiful

    TV PROGRAMS

    This popular program on environmental protection - aimed at young viewers - ran for 19 episodes over 2 Seasons. Plans are underway for Season 3.

    Facing Justice

    TV PROGRAMS

    6 episodes about the verdicts & sentencing of senior Khmer Rouge leaders. They were added to the 100 episodes previously produced and covering all three KR trials.

    Breaking the Silence

    INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY

    50-min documentary examining Sexual Violence crimes under the Khmer Rouge. More info on the film's website. 

    Time to Give Back

    TV PROGRAM

    Tribute Concert for Cambodia’s famous singer, Sinn Sisamouth, broadcast on all TV channels for New Year.

    Voices Across Two Ages

    TV PROGRAMS

    Six episodes in which three members of the old generation are brought face-to-face with three members of the young generation. They swap trenchant views about the murderous legacy of the Khmer Rouge regime.

    Time to Speak Out

    TV PROGRAM

    Six programs, sponsored by the British Embassy, about forced marriage and sexual violence under the Khmer Rouge regime of the mid-70s. They were broadcast and repeated on MyTV and CTN.

     

  • International Productions

    Need help to film in Cambodia? We arrange crews, equipment, permissions, travel, casting etc. Contact us for more information!​ We'd be pleased to hear from you!

    Point Man - California

    FEATURE FILM for USA's MCB

    KMF provided technical support to the American team of MGB Films for the production of this war movie set in Cambodia.

    SOZE Agency - USA (2022)

    INFORMATION VIDEO

    KMF partnered with New York's SOZE Agency to produce the Cambodian version of a series of world-wide videos about Civil Registration.

    Norway Visits - NRK

    TV PROGRAM - NORWAY's NATIONAL BROADCASTER

    KMF arranged the shooting of an episode dedicated to the Cambodian social situation for NRK, Norway's national TV channel.

    A Cabbie Abroad - BBC Television

    TV PROGRAM - UK

    BBC host Mason McQueen spent 2 weeks working with our crew for 3 episodes of this top-rated UK program.

    Crossing the Lines - Ríkisútvarpið (RÚV

    TV PROGRAM - ICELAND's NATIONAL BROADCASTER

    KMF arranged the shooting for Iceland’s popular travel program, this episode set in Phnom Penh.

  • Short Films

    KMF recognises the importance of 'Short Films', not only to tell powerful stories

    but also to encourage and develop talent within the Cambodian film industry.

    10,000 Riel

    With its powerful moral theme, this short film was written by one of Cambodia's celebrated writers, the international award-winning Rinith Taing, deputy editor of The Khmer Times.

    STORIES OF WISDOM

    A collection of short films produced in collaboration with Venerable Kou Sopheap.

    The films have hit millions of views online.

    Watch the first one here.

    ROAD SAFETY

    A collection of short films on road safety produced for a major campaign launched by the Ministry of Transport: #Drinksafe4kh

    THE LEGACY FILM LAB

    With the support of the British Embassy in Phnom Penh, KMF launched a short film competition for young Cambodian filmmakers. The four successful applicants had their films produced by the KMF team.

    More information on the contest's website.

  • Our Team

    In addition to our full-time staff below,

    we engage trusted and talented freelancers on a job-by-job basis.

    Matthew Robinson

    Co-founder

    Exec Producer

    Lov Millan

    Co-founder

    Head of Production

    Lov Chan Kakada

    Coordinating

    Producer

    Prum

    Sreileak

    Director Producer

    Ly Tainghourt

    Director of Photography

    Sao Yoeun

    Editor

    Director

     

    Ourng

    Sam Ang

    Camera & Editor

    Teo SokChoeun

    Graphics & SFX

    Than Samedy

    IT Organiser

    Hor

    SokKanha

    Costume and Makeup

    Gnel Savary

    Presenter, Writer Comedian

    Soun Noby

    Presenter

    Writer

  • Connect with us

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    email@cambodiafilms.com

    +855 (0) 23 222 165 (landline)

    +855 (0) 12 575 565 (mobile)