Haing S. Ngor. Cambodian survivor of the Khmer Rouge's massive and systematic extermination of it's own people. He moved to the U.S. in 1980 and won an academy award for his portrayal as a photographer in the WONDERFUL movie "The Killing Fields," which is a great movie to view if you want to find out a little about what happened in Cambodia. Ironically, Ngor was murdered in 1996, by what many believe as a revenge killing for "his opposition to the Khmer Rouge" (Michael Berch, written for…

Haing S. Ngor. Cambodian survivor of the Khmer Rouge's massive and systematic extermination of it's own people. He moved to the U.S. in 1980 and won an academy award for his portrayal as a photographer in the WONDERFUL movie "The Killing Fields," which is a great movie to view if you want to find out a little about what happened in Cambodia. Ironically, Ngor was murdered in 1996, by what many believe as a revenge killing for "his opposition to the Khmer Rouge" (Michael Berch, written for…

pin 3
heart 1
OSCAR 2013 - Haing S. Ngor nació en Camboya y era médico de profesión. En 1980 se mudó a Estados Unidos como refugiado y a pesar de no tener ninguna experiencia actoral fue elegido para interpretar al fotógrafo Dith Pran en 'Los gritos del silencio', película por la que obtuvo una estatuilla a Mejor Actor de Reparto en 1985.

OSCAR 2013 - Haing S. Ngor nació en Camboya y era médico de profesión. En 1980 se mudó a Estados Unidos como refugiado y a pesar de no tener ninguna experiencia actoral fue elegido para interpretar al fotógrafo Dith Pran en 'Los gritos del silencio', película por la que obtuvo una estatuilla a Mejor Actor de Reparto en 1985.

pin 1
Focus On: Haing S. Ngor, An Oscar for Personal Courage

Focus On: Haing S. Ngor, An Oscar for Personal Courage

Haing S. Ngor.jpg. I only remember watching the Oscars the year he won an award and that he thanked Buddha. When I discovered that he was murdered, I was curious. I want to see The Killing Fields now.

Haing S. Ngor.jpg. I only remember watching the Oscars the year he won an award and that he thanked Buddha. When I discovered that he was murdered, I was curious. I want to see The Killing Fields now.

pin 1
Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas
Search