DEPORTED TO A THEATER NEAR YOU A cinematic journey into deportation and filmmaking in Cambodia View Trailer of “Cambodian Son” Here Director Masahiro Sugano of Studio Revolt embarks on a special North American educational/promotional tour of “Cambodian Son,” his new feature documentary that follows the journey of an exiled American spoken word poet, Kosal Khiev, […]
Artist, Writer and Global Agitator Anida Yoeu Ali is embarking on her “Art & Justice Tour” from April 6 – May 6, 2013 in the US and North America. Entitled “Generation Return: Art & Justice Post-Genocide and Post-9/11” Ms. Ali will present and discuss her works and ideas about contemporary justice and its residual effects on the Cambodian American experience.
Hadeel is named for a young girl whose family died in an Israeli air strike in Gaza. This spoken word video features the powerful storytelling skills of poet Rafeef Ziadah, a third-generation Palestinian refugee, artist, and activist.
This spoken word video calls attention to the strength of women and the necessity to build alternative support systems in the face of great hostility and oppression.
Masahiro Sugano’s film “Why I Write” featuring the spoken word performance of Kosal Khiev will be screened at the Babylon in Berlin for the bi-annual ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival. The film is one of 3 nominated for the “Best Poem Performance on Film” category. We won’t know until the closing ceremony on Sunday Oct 21st […]
Kosal Khiev Selected from 6,000 Nominated Poets to Represent Cambodia as Cultural Olympiad in London 2012
April 18, 2012 Kosal Khiev Selected from 6,000 Nominated Poets to Represent Cambodia as Cultural Olympiad in London 2012 PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA – From 6,000 nominated poets, Kosal Khiev has been selected as a Cultural Olympiad to represent Cambodia in the Poetry Parnassus event in London 2012. Poetry Parnassus is the largest gathering of international […]
Confined to reflect upon his mistakes, regrets, and sorrows, the poem is an interrogation on his life choices as much as it is an indictment on a flawed justice system.