City of Ghosts is a 2002 American crime thriller film co-written, directed by and starring Matt Dillon. It’s about a con artist who must go to Cambodia to collect his share of money from an insurance scam. The film was made in Cambodia, in locations that include Phnom Penh and the Bokor Hill Station.
All varieties of Cambodian music, from traditional to contemporary pop.
A mural by Guatemalan artist Erick Gonzalez has been unveiled as a tribute to Kak Channthy, the voice of The Cambodian Space Project. On March 20th 2018, Channthy was killed tragically in a traffic accident. Julien Poulson has created a photo album on The Space Project’s Facebook page for ongoing pictures of family and friends of Channthy […]
From an old Pathé movie of 1907. Buddhist ceremonies at the installation of a new abbot. At about 2:45 minutes in, there is a short scene of a Monk dressing. The method he uses to fold his robes is quite interesting. Not something I’ve seen in modern Cambodia anyways.
Stunning. The official website can be found here or by clicking on the image.
I randomly came across this YouTube member while searching for some Dengue Fever footage, can’t believe I never found this before. All artists play one song, in one take, in a tuk tuk cruising around Phnom Penh city streets. Each of the 50 ‘chapters’ to date feature a different artist but as their names aren’t listed […]