Keyword: Cambodia

Missing Picture

The Missing Picture (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 03/18/2014
Filmmaker Rithy Panh tried to locate a photograph taken between 1975 and 1979 by the Khmer Rouge when they ruled over Cambodia. The image cannot prove mass murder, but as a record of history it offers us pause to meditate on the horror. His search took him to various archives in the country villages of Cambodia but he never could locate the photograph. Here, he gives us neither the picture nor the...

The Gate (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Still I Strive

Still I Strive (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 05/08/2014
At one orphanage in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, the performing arts are the path to healing and transformation. Guided by their matriarch, renowned actress Peng Phan, the children aspire to achieve one of the highest honors in Cambodian society, to perform in front of Princess Bopha Devi. Interspersed throughout the documentary are narrative film sequences featuring the children as actors: With an epic...

Shake the Dust (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Breakdancing strikes a resonant chord in the slums, favelas and ghettos of the world. While each culture adopts and adapts hip-hop music, blending it with their own traditions, the breakdancing moves act as a universal language. Moving smoothly between breakdance crews in the poorest urban neighborhoods of Colombia, Yemen, Uganda, and Cambodia, Sjöberg weaves together the stories of rappers, DJs...
Dir: Adam Sjoberg
With: N/A
Beatocello's Umbrella

Beatocello's Umbrella (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 83 minutes Release date: 12/12/2013
Since 1996, film director Georges Gachot has been following the story of doctor and cellist Dr. Beat Richner who has founded children's hospitals in Cambodia and raises awareness of and money for them by playing the cello in the guise of a character named Beatocello, whom he created in the 1970s.