This Girl Is Forced To Be Cruel To Her Dog. It’s Heartbreaking.


Iva Polen Ly SS2 KRK

A dog has been kidnapped and will become someone’s dinner.

Nary sets out to search for her pet dog Iva when she learns that it is headed to the butcher’s. She sets out on a rescue mission with her friend Sophea.

Iva-by-Polen-Ly-Cambodia SS1 KRK

She was forced to be cruel to save Iva.

It was a heartbreaking but most ideal outcome for them both.

Watch ‘Iva’ by Polen Ly (Cambodia) on Viddsee:

‘Iva’ was awarded ‘Best Short Film’ at the 2013 Chaktomuk Short Film Contest, and was selected to screen at six other festivals in Vietnam, Canada, the UK, and the US.

The Chaktomuk Short Film Festival is held annually in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. It is organised by the film collective Kon Khmer Koun Khmer, which translates to “Cambodian Films. Cambodian Generations.”

Here’s another kid who is forced to grow up too quickly. Watch this Indonesian short film ‘Palak’ on Viddsee

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