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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Sitthiphon Disamoe
Loungnam Kaosainam
Thep Phongam
Directors
Kim Mordaunt
Screenwriters
Kim Mordaunt
Running Time
96 minutes

The Rocket
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The Rocket

Plot
Guiding his family through a war-torn landscape, young Laotian boy Ahlo (Disamoe) yearns for a better life. A rocket-building competition may offer both money and a source of spiritual salvation.


Verdict
A stirring, lushly-constructed celebration of youthful spirit.


Reviewed by Angie Errigo

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