Arn Chorn-Pond, founder of Cambodian Living Arts (CLA), is a Cambodian-American refugee and the subject of the critically acclaimed book, NEVER FALL DOWN (HarperCollins, 2012). Arn was featured in the Emmys / Television Academy-nominated documentary, The Flute Player. He is an internationally recognized human rights
leader, speaker, and trainer. A former Director of Youth Programs for the Cambodian Mutual Assistance Association in Lowell, Massachusetts, Arn served as a special advisor on Cambodian affairs for Clear Path International in early 2001. Arn currently resides in Cambodia, where he continues to be chief advocate of Cambodian Living Arts supporting elder Cambodian musicians and artists to pass on their invaluable practices to the younger generation.
- Battambang, Cambodia
- Film Industry