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La danse du singe et du poisson (1994)

The seven young Cambodian actresses who were chosen to play the main parts of The Rice People were all born during the Khmer Rouge genocide between 1975 and 1979 or under the subsequent occupation. When they are not on the set, they are all practicing the art of choreography between the walls of the former royal palace of Phnom Penh. More

Rice People DVD

Rice People
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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Le sommeil d'or - Golden Slumbers

Le sommeil d'or - Golden Slumbers (2012)

A nocturnal drive along a rural highway into a city at dawn that is somehow moving in the wrong direction. It is only after a while that you notice that the vehicles are travelling backwards, receding back into the dusk of reality. This mysterious metaphor forms the starting point for a journey into the unknown history of Cambodian film. Nearly 400 films were made in Phnom Penh between 1960 and 1975, only 30 of which survive today. More

Les Artistes du théâtre brûlé

Les Artistes du théâtre brûlé (2005)

While much of Cambodia's cultural heritage was eradicated through the deaths of many artists during the Khmer Rouge era, the country's main theatrical structure, Preah Suramarit National Theatre remained standing throughout the Cambodian Civil War, even occasionally being used by the communist regime for official visits and propaganda pageants. Ironically, it was while the theatre was undergoing repairs in 1994 that it caught fire, was heavily damaged and has never been restored. More

The artists of the burned theatre DVD

The artists of the burned thea...
CHF 19.00 / EUR 16.00

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Les gens de la rizière - Neak srê

Les gens de la rizière - Neak srê (1994)

Les Gens de la rizière tells the story of Yong Poeuw, his wife Yim Om and their seven daughters. The land is scarce, the family members are many, the children are growing up, the balance has become fragile. Yong Poeuw and Yim Om suspect that a rupture is coming. More

Rice People DVD

Rice People
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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trigon-film edition 25: Asia DVD

trigon-film edition 25: Asia
CHF 36.00 / EUR 29.00

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Un Barrage contre le Pacifique

Un Barrage contre le Pacifique (2008)

Indochina 1931, the Siam Golf. A small family strives against destitution. The mother realizes that the departure of her two grown children - Joseph 20 and Suzanne 16 - is ineluctable. Deceived by the colonial administration, she invested all of her savings in worthless, regularly flooded farmland. Driven to fight against the corrupted bureaucrats who conned her, she puts into place a crazy scheme: building a dam against the sea with the help of the villagers... More

Un barrage contre le Pacifique DVD

Un barrage contre le Pacifique
CHF 26.00 / EUR 21.00

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Un soir après la guerre

Un soir après la guerre (1998)

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One Evening after the War - Un soir après la guerre DVD

One Evening after the War
CHF 23.00 / EUR 19.00

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