Royal Ploughing Ceremony in 1958, Angkor, the Bayon, the National Museum in Phnom Penh and the National Museum

On the occasion of the Royal Ploughing Ceremony :

Royal Ploughing Ceremony in 1958
Family film by Michel Laloue, 2min, 1958, Silent
In Cambodia, the royal ploughing ceremony, or “Bon Chroat Prah Nongkoal”, is held each year in May at the beginning of the sowing and planting season.

Angkor, the Bayon, and the National Museum in Phnom Penh
Produced by Gaumont Pathé, 24min, Silent
Images of Cambodia during the French protectorate: the temples of Angkor (Angkor Wat, the Bayon and the entrance gateways), a restoration site of one of the temples, and the National Museum in Phnom Penh.

The National Museum
Produced by Cinema and Cultural Diffusion Department, 21min, 2003, Khmer version
Founded by George Groslier, the National Museum was inaugurated by King Sisowath and the resident superieur, Baudin in 1920, at Khmer New Year and craft and research on its evaluation.

  • May 21, 2016 · 5:00 pm
  • Bophana Center
  • Cine Saturday