Contemporary Documentary

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This is a ‘Contemporary Documentary’ resource list, including many references that have influenced my work, for the University of Leeds COMM5805 Module. My project, ‘Unfinished Stories: From Genocide to Hope‘, is about the people that we have known for 20 years that survived the Cambodian / Khmer Rouge Genocide but who had previously never told their personal stories. It is by …

TV & Newspaper Coverage – Archives, March 2000

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As part of the FMP, I am exploring my archives – not just my own images, going back to 1994 – but also contemporary press coverage. When Ingrid, myself and Victoria visited the Reconciliation Areas in March 2000, we were accompanied by national Cambodian press and TV. Whilst we downplayed it at the time, reconciliation had only been happening for …