Dance scene from Norodom Sihanouk’s 1969 Cambodian film, La Joie de Vivre.

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Dance+: La Joie de Vivre

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Dance scene from Norodom Sihanouk’s 1969 Cambodian film, La Joie de Vivre.
Ka Bradley
Wedged between independence and genocide, a Cambodian dance scene shows that loving life is precious – and takes practice

 

The 1960s and early 1970s were a golden age for Cambodia’s film and music, a brief crackle of coruscating culture wedged between the 1953 declaration of independence from France and…

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