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Interview with Hun Sarath: Khmer dance project, 2009-01-14

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Title
Interview with Hun Sarath: Khmer dance project, 2009-01-14
Additional title: Khmer Dance Project moving image
Names
Prum Mésa (Videographer)
Nut, Suppya (Director)
Hun Sarath (Interviewee)
Nut, Suppya (Interviewer)
Ratany, Koh (Editor of a moving image work)
Nut, Suppya (Editor of a moving image work)
Nut, Suppya (Translator)
Rhodes, Gillian (Translator)
Majjhamanḍal Khmersiksā (Associated name)
Collection

Khmer Dance Project

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2009
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1306
Topics
Dance -- Cambodia
Ballet -- Cambodia
Dance -- Study and teaching
Hun Sarath -- Interviews
Em Theay
Parti communiste du Kampuchea
Costume -- Cambodia
Ballet -- Costume
Singing
Genres
Interviews
Notes
Funding: Khmer Dance Project funded by Anne H. Bass Foundation.
Date: Copyright date: 2012
Biographical/historical: Funded by a grant from the Anne Hendricks Bass Foundation, the KDP began in 2008 when the Center for Khmer Studies partnered with the Jerome Robbins Dance Division to interview and film the three generations of artists - including dancers, musicians and singers, as well as embroiderers and dressers - who kept dance alive during and in the wake of the Khmer Rouge regime.
Creation/production credits: Recorded by Bophana Audiovisual Resources Center; cameraman, Prum Mesa; sound engineer, Sea Vissal; editors, Koh Rathany, Suppya Nut; translators, Suppya Nut, Gillian Rhodes; director, Khmer Dance Project, Suppya Nut.
Venue: Recorded 14 January 2009 Angkor Wat, Siem Reap, Cambodia.
Acquisition: A production of the Khmer Dance Project, initiated by the Center for Khmer Studies in partnership with the Jerome Robbins Dance Division of The New York Public Library, with a grant from the Anne Hendricks Bass Foundation.
Language: Khmer, with English titles, credits, and subtitles.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (DVCam) (16 min.) : sound, color ; 1/4 in.
Description
Singer and teacher Hun Sarath speaks about her life during the Khmer Rouge period, describing the deaths of her husband, brother, and baby; and about returning to the arts after the fall of the Khmer Rouge. She discusses styles of singing; how many songs she knows; her teacher Em Theay; the manuscripts for ballets; learning to dress dancers; techniques of singing for classical songs; and her students.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
Central Khmer
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19972577
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ae5e11b0-352a-0131-1e05-3c075448cc4b
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  • 2009: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
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  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Hun Sarath" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2009. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/6093bbf0-3451-0131-c2ce-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Hun Sarath" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 25, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/6093bbf0-3451-0131-c2ce-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2009). Interview with Hun Sarath Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/6093bbf0-3451-0131-c2ce-3c075448cc4b

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Interview with Hun Sarath