RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Cambodia

A collection of news and information related to Cambodia published by this site and its partners.

Top Cambodia Articles

Displaying items 34-44
  • Mixed media in Cambodia's 'Missing Picture' presents a powerful message

     Mixed media in Cambodia's 'Missing Picture' presents a powerful message
    It's good to welcome back to the big screen "The Missing Picture," one of the five foreign language Oscar nominees, a personal and unexpected documentary that mixes media in an unusual way to very potent effect. Directed by Rithy Panh, "Missing Picture"...
  • City Lights: Trying to understand genocide

    City Lights: Trying to understand genocide
    If you've ever been to the Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles, you may recall the installation that tracks the rise of the Third Reich in Germany. One of the early scenes depicts an outdoor cafe in Berlin in the early 1930s where customers talk casually...
  • Pot on your pizza? Yes, at Mega Ill pizza and vapor lounge in Vancouver

    Pot on your pizza? Yes, at Mega Ill pizza and vapor lounge in Vancouver
    There's a pizza restaurant in Vancouver where you can munch on a pizza while you vape some weed. And if you're looking for an even bigger high, you can order pot as a pizza topping.   Mega Ill Pizzaria [sic] Cafe let's you add pot to your pizza for $10....
  • Regis Wargnier Teams With Gaumont And Rithy Panh To Unlock 'The Gate'

    Acclaimed French scribe/helmer Regis Wargnier, whose best known for his Oscar-winning "Indochine," has teamed up with Sidonie Dumas' Gaumont and Cambodian filmmaker Rithy Panh to bring Francois Bizot's bestselling autobiographical novel "The Gate" to...
  • Oscar's Foreign Language Hopefuls Demonstrate Global, Topical Diversity

    Oscar foreign-language film nominations have in the past tended to be dramas centering around families, the Holocaust or both. European countries, meanwhile, have tended to dominate the race. This year the nominations are more diverse, with the films...
  • The legacy of the 'Killing Fields,' 30 years later

    The legacy of the 'Killing Fields,' 30 years later
    "The Killing Fields" premiered 30 years ago as more than the first major film to explore the atrocities of Pol Pot's reign of terror in Cambodia in the 1970s. The film "changed my life," said actor Sam Waterston, who earned an Oscar nomination playing...
  • 'River' reveals a Cambodia in crisis

    'River' reveals a Cambodia in crisis
    Filmmaker Kalyanee Mam grew up with an unbridled passion for her native Cambodia. Though she was just a toddler when she and her family fled the country in 1979 and settled in Stockton, her parents would tell Mam and her siblings about the atrocities...
  • Cambodian troops' shooting of striking garment workers condemned

    Cambodian troops' shooting of striking garment workers condemned
    Cambodian government troops opened fire on striking garment workers demonstrating for higher wages Friday, killing at least four and drawing condemnation from the United States and human rights groups. The violence in Phnom Penh's Veng Sreng...
  • 'The Hunt,' 'Grandmaster,' 'Great Beauty' make Oscar foreign shortlist

    'The Hunt,' 'Grandmaster,' 'Great Beauty' make Oscar foreign shortlist
    The Motion Picture Academy on Friday released the shortlist of nine foreign-language films that will pass to the next round of the race, and it contained the category's characteristic mix of favorites and surprises. While some of the films making the...
  • Film Review: 'Beatocello's Umbrella'

    If documentaries were judged on the worthiness of their subjects, "Beatocello's Umbrella" -- about Beat Richner, the doctor/musician who plays the cello around the world to support the five state-of-the-art Cambodian children's hospitals he founded and...
  • Coca-Cola steps up for Cambodian land-grab victims

    Many Southeast Asians and others around the world owe their thanks to the Coca-Cola Company. No, I'm not expressing gratitude for the sugary drinks that can help make people fat. But to make those drinks, Coke is one of the world's largest sugar...