Original Scripted Drama by Camerado, 'FREEDOM DEAL: The Story of Lucky'. 'Freedom Deal' tells this Vietnam War story from a unique Asian perspective, and is set during the May 1970 US-ARVN 'Cambodia Incursion' against the NVA and Viet Cong. Written & Directed by Jason Rosette (as Jack RO)
SYNOPSIS: May 4, 1970 - Cambodia. During the Vietnam War, a combined US & Army of South Vietnam military operation enters Cambodia to locate and destroy North Vietnamese and Viet Cong sanctuaries. A Cambodian youth named Samnang (‘Lucky’) and an ornery but likable wedding musician make their way through the conflict - encountering landmines, surreal Cambodian ghosts known as 'Arbs', and marauding helicopters as they go.
What was happening in Southeast Asia during the Kent State Protests? A truly indie film made with local cast and crew in Cambodia, Southeast Asia
Running Time: 24:00 + 38:00 = 62 Minutes Total | More information at www.freeddomdealmovie.com
** OFFICIAL SELECTIONS **
San Antonio Film Festival
New Filmmakers, New York City
A Film for Peace Film Festival
International Historical and Military Film Festival
New Zero Artspace (Burma)
Sci-Fi Fantasy Horror Fest
Music and Turmoil, San Francisco
Electric Lantern Motion PIcture Festival
Highway 61 Film Festival
Viewster Online Film Festival
'Freedom Deal: Story of Lucky'