Directed by: Angelina Jolie
Written by: Loung Ung, Angelina Jolie
Produced by: Angelina Jolie, Rithy Panh, Ted Sarandos, Michael Vieira
Running Time: 136 minutes
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.
Sareum Srey Moch (Loung Ung), Phoeung Kompheak (Pa Ung), Sveng Socheata (Ma Ung), Tharoth Sam (Khmer Rouge Leader)
- Battambang, Cambodia
- Based upon Angelina Jolie's friend, the author Loung Ung's self biography.
- Full title of the film is "First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers".