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The Rocket

  • Australia / 2013 / 96min / Colour
  • Original Title : The Rocket
  • Language : Laos
  • Genre : Drama
  • Director : Kim Mordaunt
  • Screenwriter : Kim Mordaunt
  • Cinematographer : Andrew Commis
  • Editor : Nick Meyers
  • Cast : Sitthiphon Disamoe, Loungnam Kaosainam, Thep Phongam, Bunsri Yindi


A boy who is believed to bring bad luck to everyone around him leads his family and two new friends through Laos to find a new home. After a calamity-filled journey through a land scarred by the legacy of war, he builds a giant rocket to enter the most exciting and dangerous competition of the year: the Rocket Festival.

How much time left before the festival starts?

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