A day in the life of Rithy Panh – in Cambodia Town and Art Theatre

Lindsey Ingram Photography BY: MARTIN WONG ORIGINAL SOURCE: http://www.imprintculturelab.com If you watched last weekend’s Academy Awards, hopefully you noticed that Rithy Panh’s The Missing Picture was nominated for Best Foreign Language Picture. The Cambodian/French co-production is an artful and ingenious retelling of the filmmaker’s surviving the Khmer Rouge and its consideration was a milestone for[…]

LA TIMES: Oscar-nominated film on Khmer Rouge hits home for Cambodian Americans

‘The Missing Picture,’ the first film from Cambodia to be nominated for an Oscar, resonates with audience members at a special screening in Long Beach. By Christine Mai-DucMarch 1, 2014, 8:19 p.m. Original Source: LA TIMES Monorom Neth sat in the tiny Long Beach movie theater, gripped by the emotionally wrenching scenes unfolding on the[…]