Director The Tongue Of Water Cambodia
"As a self-taught filmmaker, Polen paused his studies in medicine to pursue his filmmaking path in 2012. His short films and
documentaries often explore stories of humanity and nature. In 2015, his short
film COLOURFUL KNOTS won first prize at Tropfest SEA in Malaysia. In 2018, Polen Ly was
selected for the Asian Film Academy in Busan, Korea. He is currently in production on the short documentary CEMETERY OF GREEN SOULS, which
won an Honorable Mention prize at Tribeca Film Institute's IF/Then Shorts Global Pitch at IDFA in the Netherlands."