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  • Vichea spearheaded a workers rights movement in Cambodia and paid the highest price.

    Vichea spearheaded a workers rights movement in Cambodia and paid the highest price.

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  • In this companion video, the working conditions that drove Vichea to organize are described.

    In this companion video, the working conditions that drove Vichea to organize are described.

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  • Chea Kimny, widow of assassinated Cambodian union leader Chea Vichea

    Chea Kimny, widow of assassinated Cambodian union leader Chea Vichea

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  • Born Samnang is released after five years in prison on Jan 1, 2009.

    Born Samnang is released after five years in prison on Jan 1, 2009.

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  • Phnom Penh, Cambodia, with New Market in the foreground

    Phnom Penh, Cambodia, with New Market in the foreground

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  • Sok Sam Oeun and Born Samnang are dragged from the courtroom after being convicted of murdering Chea Vichea.

    Sok Sam Oeun and Born Samnang are dragged from the courtroom after being convicted of murdering Chea Vichea.

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  • "Made In Cambodia" labels, New Island Clothing factory, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 2008

    "Made In Cambodia" labels, New Island Clothing factory, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 2008

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  • Worker sewing buttons onto a shirt at New Island Clothing factory, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 2008

    Worker sewing buttons onto a shirt at New Island Clothing factory, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 2008

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The Film

Chea Vichea served as president of Cambodia's garment workers' union until he was gunned down on the street in 2004. Filmed over five years, Who Killed Chea Vichea? explores the possible motives for this popular leader's assassination and unravels a police plot that framed two men, who were sentenced to 20 years for a crime committed by others.

The Filmmakers

  1. Bradley CoxDirector
  2. Jeffrey SaundersProducer
  3. Richard GarellaProducer