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Director Masahiro Sugano Tours US/Canada with "CAMBODIAN SON" //Mar 15 - May 5, 2014

Director Masahiro Sugano Tours US/Canada with “CAMBODIAN SON” //Mar 15 – May 5, 2014

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, […]

 

Generation Return: Art & Justice Tour with Anida Yoeu Ali

Generation Return: Art & Justice Tour with Anida Yoeu Ali

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 (2012)

Hadeel (2012)

2012 / HD Video / 3 min 08 sec / Spoken Word
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.

 

Who's Got Us? (2013)

Who’s Got Us? (2013)

2013 / HD Video / 5 min / Spoken Word
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.

 

Why I Write selected to screen in Berlin at ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival - Oct 18 - 21, 2012

Why I Write selected to screen in Berlin at ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival – Oct 18 – 21, 2012

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

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 […]

 

Moments In Between the Nights (2013)

Moments In Between the Nights (2013)

2011 / HD Video / 6 min / Spoken Word
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.