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Films By Rithy Panh

Propaganda reels and hundreds of clay figures cleverly combine in this autobiographical documentary of childhood under Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime. ... As the only family survivor of Pol Pot's reign of terror (1975–1979), Cambodian-French director Rithy Panh (S21, The Khmer Rouge Killing ... Read more
“While Panh's subjects don't shy away from discussing the sexual details of their work, the emphasis isn't on the sensational but on women whose lives have been ground into dust by their experiences.” - All Movie GuideIn a dilapidated apartment block in the city of Phnom Penh, filmmaker Rithy ... Read more
S21, The Khmer Rouge Killing Machine (S21, La Machine de mort Khmère Rouge) FranceUnder the barbaric Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia, approximately two million people were interrogated, tortured and murdered between 1975 and 1979. Rithy Panh, a survivor of Pol Phot's brutal reign, visits the ... Read more
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