"acts of memory" PROGRAM
ACTS OF MEMORY
"Learn the Past - Create the Future"
Co-produced by Bophana Audiovisual Resource Center and Cambodian Living Arts
Presented by Season of Cambodia
The Acts of Memory program (in Khmer: ‘rumlek’ or n. reminders, v. to remind), will present special arts and humanities events from April 2015 – April 2016 in an effort to engage young people, residents of Cambodia, as well as the international community on issues of memory, identity, and historical understanding.
17-20, 2015 - "CARTE BLANCHE TO RITHY PANH" AT INSTITUT FRANCAIS DU CAMBODGE and BOPHANA CENTER
As part of the Acts of Memory program, the French Institute invites French-Cambodian director to select 7 movies to be screened from 17 to 20 September at both the French Institute and Bophana Center. This event will also launch the inaugural opening of IFC’s new-state-of-the-art movie theater with digital cinema technology for audience comfort and enjoyment.
6-11 juLY, 2015 - ETHNOGRAPHIC RESEARCH TRAINING BY CENTER FOR KHMER STUDIES AT BOPHANA CENTER
5-7 june, 2015 - jolana jongjam at National Museum of Cambodia, PHNOM PENH
Cambodian Living Arts produced a contemporary dance program entitled "Jolana Jongjam", featuring performances by Epic Arts, New Cambodian Artists, and PanDance at the Plae Pakaa stage of the National Museum in Phnom Penh from 5-7 June. As part of the "Jolana Jongjam" program, Amrita Performing Arts led a 3-day choreography lab between dancers of the participating companies and facilitate post-show discussions after each night's performance.
24 april, 2015 - screening of the Missing Picture at center for khmer studies, siem reap
We teamed up with the Center for Khmer Studies and Bophana Center to present a very special screening, LIVE with Rithy Panh, Friday 24 April, 2015 in Siem Reap! The screening was open to the public and included a post-show discussion with Mr. Panh!