Cambodia Movie Reviews: Dogora

Dogora is being shown at Meta House in Phnom Penh at 8pm on Tuesday 6th November. Sometimes living and working here in Cambodia with the daily stresses, struggles and inconveniences that are part of our everyday lives, we are in danger of forgetting just how magical and special our chosen…

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Cambodia Movie Reviews: Holy Lola

A movie set in Cambodia would seem an ideal choice for this week’s review. It would, except for the salient fact that Bertrand Tavernier’s Holy Lola doesn’t contain an awful lot of Cambodia despite being set and filmed here. Neither does it contain a lot of Cambodians. Instead we are…

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Russian Market DVD Reviews: United 93

The story of flight 93 entered American patriotic mythology almost the moment the first reports of a crashed 4th airliner started to reach the press. The heroic image of ordinary people standing up to save the lives of others has a patriotic resonance that will live forever in our recollection…

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