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Rithy Panh

Rithy Panh was born in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on the 18th april 1964. He is today one of the most acclaimed documentary filmmakers and the most famous Cambodian filmmaker worldwide. After 1975 his family died through the genocidal Khmer Rouge government (1975-1979) while he could escape in 1979 to Thailand. Panh arrived a year later in Paris, France... See full bio »
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 2016 Exil
 2015 Docs interdits (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2013 The Missing Picture (Documentary)
 2011 Duch, Master of the Forges of Hell (Documentary)
 2008 The Sea Wall
 2007 Paper Cannot Wrap Ember (Documentary)
 2005 The Burnt Theatre (Documentary)
 2004 The People of Angkor (Documentary)
 2003 S21: The Khmer Rouge Death Machine (Documentary)
 2002 Wide Angle (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2000 The Land of the Wandering Souls (Documentary)
 1996 Lumière sur un massacre (TV Series) (1 episode)
- La prothèse (1996)
 1994 Rice People
 1990 Cinéma, de notre temps (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1989 Site 2 (Documentary)
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