A skating Competition Event was held on Saturday, March 19, at Skateistan Cambodia with the cooperation of 10K Skate Shop. The objective of the event was to give Skateistan’s students an opportunity to strut their stuff on skateboards.
They also brushed shoulders with professional skaters, who exhibited their skills in front of a thrilled audience. They showed everyone that Cambodian youths can skateboard just like everyone else. Photos by Chhim Sreyneang
Angelina Jolie's First They Killed My Father depicts some of the atrocities committed during the Pol Pot regime, including mass killings, forced labour and the conscription of children as soldiers.
Brought over by the French, painted cement tile making has been incorporated into Cambodian design for more than a century, even as the industry has died out in Europe.
The story of Loung Ung and her family’s suffering under the Khmer Rouge became known around the world with the success of her autobiographical book, First They Killed My Father.