• First They Killed My Father (2017)

First They Killed My Father

Release Date: 2017

Not Yet Rated |2 hr 16 min

Plot Summary

Loung Ung is 5 years old when the Khmer Rouge assumes power over Cambodia in 1975. They soon begin a four-year reign of terror and genocide in which nearly 2 million Cambodians die. Forced from her family's home in Phnom Penh, Ung is trained as a child soldier while her six siblings are sent to labor camps.

Cast: Sareum Srey Moch, Phoeung Kompheak, Sveng Socheata, Tharoth Sam

Director: Angelina Jolie

Genres: Biography , Historical drama

Production Co: Netflix

Keywords: Inspiring , Love , Gripping , Soldier , Escape , Sacrifice , 1970s


Nominated Film Not in the English Language
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2018)
Nominated Best Foreign Language Film