Thursday, October 17, 2019

Lifestyle

Oscars: Australia Selects ‘Buoyancy’ for International Feature Film Category

The human trafficking thriller filmed in the Thai and Khmer languages has won awards at the Berlin and Melbourne International Film Festivals

‘Dear Kobe’ – the True Story of Survival and Escape as...

It's all in the new non-fiction book titled 'Dear Kobe,' where 75-year-old Sidoeun Sean tells his dramatic story in a letter to his little son, Kobe.

Singapore-based online documentary service expands into Southeast Asia

With easy internet access and fast-growing tech communities in Cambodia, people who are willing to pay for entertaining and educational content can now try a new documentary video streaming service.

South Surrey event to benefit efforts to help Cambodia rebuild

Cambodia ‘missing a whole generation’ due to Khmer Rouge genocide.

City Theatre Opens Season With Much-Anticipated ‘Cambodian Rock Band’

Southside-based City Theatre Company is kicking off its 45th season with one of the most-anticipated new works in American Theater, Lauren Yee’s “Cambodian Rock Band.”

The Philippines’ Box Office Hit Hello, Love, Goodbye Hits Local Theaters...

Hello, Love, Goodbye explores the dynamics behind this polar opposite reality in a story that resonates with people from all walks of life.

‘Such brutality’: tricked into slavery in the Thai fishing industry

A survivor’s graphic memoir and a feature film reveal horrific exploitation and violence on the high seas – and the shame of the world’s complicity.

No Show! Angelina Jolie Turns Her Back On Cambodia Town Film...

A-list actress snubs event in son’s home country.

Kamp Fire brings Cambodian fare to downtown Dallas’ West End Historic...

If you've got Cambodian cuisine on the mind, a recent opening is need-to-know. The new addition to downtown Dallas' West End Historic District, called Kamp Fire, is located at 460 N. Lamar St., Suite 200.

A Photo Tour Through the Wonders of Cambodia

A diverse country rich with ancient history and cultural exploits, Cambodia is a Southeastern Asia destination for travelers looking for the ultimate authentic experience.

Satica Celebrates Her Hometown With ‘Ode to LBC’: Exclusive

Satica shares her love of her roots in her new music video for “Ode to LBC,” premiering exclusively today (Sept. 19) on Billboard.

From Cambodia to Faribault: Separated by war, siblings reunite after 43...

Sambath Ouch hadn't seen his sister, Chum, in 43 years.

Jungle chic and animal magic: How a new wave of luxury...

It started with a zip line: 1,050ft long and 130ft above the ground.

What Our Editor Learned by Speaking to Hundreds of Filmmakers

Mekado Murphy makes the “Anatomy of a Scene” video series for The Times, which asks directors to explain a sequence from one of their films moment by moment.

Survivors of Cambodia’s genocide share their story as a cautionary tale

When Simone Leng recalls her family’s experience living under the Khmer Rouge, she can still hear the voices screaming for help in the dead of night.

Cambodia’s Foreign-Language Oscar Hope Deals With Stories and Songs That Define...

'In the Life of Music,' co-directed by Caylee So and Sok Visal, traces romance before, during and after the murderous Killing Fields of the Communist Khmer Rouge regime in the late 1970s.

Showing Cambodian Spirit, Rock ‘n’ Roll Perseveres, New U.S. Play Attracts...

“It’s a joyful, defiant celebration of Cambodian artists as they existed before the Khmer Rouge tried to destroy them,” Yee told VOA Khmer.

Cambodian wordsmiths to receive Mekong River Literature Awards

Two Cambodian wordsmiths – a short story writer and a poet – have been selected for honours at the 10th Mekong River Literature Awards in Myanmar.

praCh Ly performs ‘Dalama,’ perhaps for the last time

Near the intersection of Anaheim and Martin Luther King, where one must maneuver through narrow, slurry streets, sits the Phnom Pich Center plaza, once home to a specialty Cambodian karaoke store, where a kid from Long Beach listened to older neighbors speak their personal horror stories, eventually turning them into rap songs.

White Building Documentary Garners Global Awards, Praise for Young Cambodian Filmmaker

After premiering earlier this year, “Last Night I Saw You Smiling” picked up NETPAC Award for best Asian film in February at the International Film Festival Rotterdam. It won the Special Jury Award for International Documentary Feature at Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival in May.