First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers is a 2017 Central Khmer-language Biography Drama film written by Loung Ung and Angelina Jolie. The movie is directed by Angelina Jolie and produced by Angelina Jolie, Rithy Panh, Ted Sarandos and Michael Vieira under the banner of Jolie Pas. Cambodian author and human rights activist Loung Ung recounts the horrors she suffered as a child under the rule of the deadly Khmer Rouge. First they killed my father: a daughter of cambodia remembers features Sreymoch Sareum in the title role along with an ensemble cast including Kompheak Phoeung, Socheata Sveng, Dara Heng, Kimhak Mun, Sareum Srey Moch and Phoeung Kompheak. The screenplay is written by Loung Ung and Angelina Jolie which is inspired from First They Killed My Father by Loung Ung. The music was composed by Marco Beltrami. Cinematography was done by Anthony Dod Mantle and editing by Xavier Box and Patricia Rommel. The film has a running time of 136 minutes. It was released on 15th September 2017 in Khmer,English and French languages. First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers was made on a budget of $22 million. Distribution rights for the motion picture were acquired by Netflix.
Central khmer, English, Khmer, French
Biography , Drama , History , War