“Heavently Maidens” Dance Again

Produced by Jean-Louis Berdot, 53min, 1994, Khmer version

It is in the temples of Angkor Wat that the Apsara dances were born. This classical Khmer dances is often associated to Cambodia is a part of the national identity. Created to honor the gods and ancestors, the tradition old of more than 1500 years perpetuated until the mid of the 1970’s and the Khmers Rouges Regime.

  • September 1, 2016 · 6:30 pm
  • Bophana Center