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Ridgewood - Cambodia project

If you would like to learn more about Cambodian culture, genocide, history and other interesting aspects of this fascinating country, explore the links below.

Kantha Bopha and Dr. Beat Richner  
Find out about this remarkable Swiss pediatrician and founder of Cambodia's Children's Hospitals.
www.beat-richner.ch

Great Books on Cambodia (adult level reading)

In the Shadow of the Banyan
First They Killed My Father
The Gate 
Never Fall Down ** Middle School level
When Broken Glass Floats
Cambodia's Curse
A Blessing Over Ashes
Side Show
Whenthe War Was Over

Films 
Who Killed Chea Vichea (award winning documentary -2011)
New Year Baby (award winning documentary 2006)
The Flute Player (PBS documentary)  http://www.pbs.org/pov/thefluteplayer/


 
Free Screening at the Ridgewood Public Library
September 21st
Year Baby
a personal and powerful documentary about a family’s journey back to Cambodia, after 25 years of  kept secrets.
Doors open at 7, film begins at 7:30
Appropriate for middle school and older- running time 75 minutes.