Les tombeaux sans noms
Director Rithy Panh
Country Francia, Cambogia
Language French, Khmer
Awards: Nomination Best Film Giornate degli Autori, Festival di Venezia, Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival, Asian Frontiers – Documentary, Namur International Festival of French-Speaking Film, Best Cinematography
In Rithy Panh’s latest exploration of the lasting effects of the Cambodian genocide, a 13-year-old boy who loses most of his family begins a search for their graves. Cambodian-born, France-based filmmaker Rithy Panh has dedicated much of his career to investigating the campaign of genocide undertaken by the Khmer Rouge during the Cambodian Civil War and memorializing its victims.