Interview with Sin Sama Deuk Chho, 2008-03-26Additional title: Khmer Dance Project moving image
NamesPrum Mésa (Videographer)Nut, Suppya (Director)Sin Sama Deuk Chho (Interviewee)Hun Pen (Interviewer)Nut, Suppya (Interviewer)Majjhamanḍal Khmersiksā (Associated name)Sea Vissal (Contributor)Ratany, Koh (Editor of a moving image work)Nut, Suppya (Editor of a moving image work)Nut, Suppya (Translator)Foelster, Jacqueline (Translator)
Khmer Dance Project
Dates / OriginDate Created: 2008
Table of ContentsSin Sama Deuk Chho teaching children dance classes at the School of Dance of Siem Reap and children performing for tourists (22 min.) -- Interview with Sin Sama Deuk Chho (15 min.) -- Children performing (5 min.)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1274
TopicsDance -- CambodiaBallet -- CambodiaDance -- Study and teachingDancersSin Sama Deuk Chho -- Interviews
GenresInterviewsFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesFunding: Khmer Dance Project funded by Anne H. Bass Foundation.Date: Copyright date: 2012Biographical/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.Venue: Recorded 26 March 2008 Apsara Arts Association, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.Statement of responsibility: Khmer Dance Project is a program created by Anne H. Bass in conjunction with the Center for Khmer Studies and the Jerome Robbins Dance DivisionLanguage: Khmer, with English titles, credits, and subtitles.Creation/production credits: Recorded by Bophana Audiovisual Resources Center; cameraman, Prum Mesa; sound engineer, Sea Vissal; editors, Koh Rathany, Suppya Nut; translators, Suppya Nut, Jacqueline Foelster; director, Khmer Dance Project, Suppya Nut.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (DVCam) (42 min.) : sound, color ; 1/4 in.
DescriptionIn interview, Sin Sama Deuk Chho discusses her family background, her early dance training, how she learned the monkey role at the request of the Queen, studied the giant role, learned to sing and to drum, and learned the "Ngos" role. She discusses gestures and dances of the monkey role.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19944676Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9c89a640-0821-0131-189d-3c075448cc4b
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