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Camerado’s first feature film, the jazzy and impressionistic New York indie classic movie ‘BookWars‘ (written, directed, and edited by Jason Rosette) joins the company of the films of Andy Warhol, Yoko Ono and others at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City (MoMA) as part of the circulating films collection!
Read the illuminating story behind the making of ‘BookWars’ and other #films by Jason ‘Camerado’ Rosette in the filmmaking #ebook, ‘10,000 Miles to Go: An American Filmmaking Odyssey’ , on Amazon Kindle at http://www.amazon.com/10-000-Miles-Go-Filmmaking-ebook/dp/B019RSQXL0
‘Reviving a Vintage Cinema Hall in Southeast Asia’ – eBook and Documentary from CamboFest Founder, Media Producer, and Educator Jason Rosette
|Late great Cambodian filmmaker Yvon Hem receives the CamboFest Grabay Meas (Golden Buffalo) award in recognition for his work.|
Now, in 2016, more and more cultural events are taking place at the ‘Royal’, thus bringing back to life an entire sector of the cultural economy in Cambodia, while allowing Mr. Sokun and his family, who are of modest means and who live in the ‘Royale’, to generate some income. Today, permissions appear to be very simple and straightforward – unlike the formidable and nearly impossible process we experienced at the time. It just goes to show that a determined grass roots effort * can * make a difference
Kindly sign up for updates regarding the comprehensive eBook (with photos) about our efforts and the historical process of reviving the old ‘Royal’ movie hall back then, and the short documentary and multimedia project which will accompany it: In the meantime, read more at http://cambofest.blogspot.com/2009/12/initial-pix-content-from-cambofest-2009.html
Camerado has concluded a recent fundraiser to raise emergency tuition money to cover school costs for a disadvantaged brother and sister in Cambodia. Thanks to worldwide contributors as seen on our fundraising campaign page, the majority of the target was achieved! See some special thanks from the kids themselves in the video below: The recent […]