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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: The Missing Picture is a reminder of Khmer Rouge atrocities

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 10:55pm by Yvonne Teh

    ... it," goes an oft quoted saying by philosopher George Santayana. With more than half of Cambodia's present population having been born after the Khmer Rouge's nightmare rule came ... A child living with his family in Phnom Penh when the genocidal regime took control of the country, the Cambodian-French filmmaker lost his brother on April 17, 1975, the day the Khmer Rouge ...

  2. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    Cambodia’s Rithy Panh awarded Asian Filmmaker of the Year at Busan

    Posted Oct 04th 2013, 06:44pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Busan Acclaimed Cambodian director Rithy Panh, whose family died in the Khmer Rouge genocide, received the Asian Filmmaker of the Year award at the Busan ... history, left mostly destroyed under the brutal 1975-1979 reign of the Khmer Rouge that claimed around two million lives. The award comes after his documentary The Missing Picture, which focuses ...

  3. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    Stars of Asian cinema gather for Busan film festival

    Posted Oct 03rd 2013, 03:20pm by AFP

    ... of the Year award will go to Cambodian director Rithy Panh for preserving his country’s films and audio-visual materials. The director, who lost his family during the Khmer Rouge genocide, won the Un ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    No front runner for Palme d’Or top award at Cannes film fest

    Posted May 26th 2013, 03:31pm by AFP

    ... by Cambodian-French director Rithy Panh about relatives wiped out in the Khmer Rouge’s tyrannical grip on Cambodia in the 1970s picked up the prize in the Un Certain Regard category, which showcases films ...

  5. Comment - Blogs - FILM

    Movie Review: The Great Gatsby

    Posted May 24th 2013, 04:17pm by Jason Y Ng

    ... film, whether it is Romeo + Juliet, Moulin Rouge! or the Broadway adaptation of La Boheme, is like going to the Cirque du Soleil. It is an assault on the senses by eye-popping sets, shimmering ...

  6. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    Hong Kong themes give hometown heroes an on-screen presence at HKIFF

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 12:00am by Yvonne Teh

    ... 12.30pm, Mar 31, 7.30pm, The Grand Cinema). The Way We Dance (Mar 31, 7.30pm, HK Cultural Centre). "A moving and passionate tale about youth and dreams." Rouge (Apr 1, 3.30pm, HK Cultural ...



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