Interview with Son Soubert: Khmer dance project, 2009-08-21Additional title: Khmer Dance Project moving image
NamesPrum Mésa (Videographer)Bru-nut, Hélène Suppya (Director)Son Soubert (Interviewee)Bru-nut, Hélène Suppya (Interviewer)Sea Vissal (Engineer)Ratany, Koh (Editor of a moving image work)Bru-nut, Hélène Suppya (Editor of a moving image work)Bru-nut, Hélène Suppya (Translator)Rhodes, Gillian (Translator)Majjhamanḍal Khmersiksā (Associated name)
Khmer Dance Project
Dates / OriginDate Created: 2009
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1311
TopicsDance -- CambodiaBallet -- CambodiaDance -- Study and teachingSon Soubert -- Interviews
NotesDate: 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.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 21 August 2009 Constitutional Council, Phnom Penh, 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 DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (DVCam) (17 min.) : sound, color ; 1/4 in.There are no subtitles from ca. 12 min. to the end of the recording.
DescriptionSon Soubert speaks about his grandmother, a dancer under King Sisowath; her performance of the Ngos role; her visit to France; cultural exchanges between Thailand and Cambodia in the past.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19972586Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b0de2380-352a-0131-f4b8-3c075448cc4b
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