80. Ms. Nop Chantrea and Mrs. Kong Chea

Length: 42’30
Year: 2019
Place: Takeo

During the French colonial era, Mrs. Kong Chea was 10 years old. Her mother had a little business while her father made and sell Khmer noodles. During the Sangkum Reastr Niyum, her family lived in poverty, and during the Lon Nol regime, she saw only bombings and every house had a trench. In the Khmer Rouge, she was forced to lift manure to fill the pit, then farm, harvest, and make rice.

avatar