The highly anticipated Angelina Jolie-directed film for First They Killed My Father has finally arrived!
Based on Loung Ung‘s memoir with the same name, check out the synopsis and trailer for the harrowing Netflix drama below:
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.
First They Killed My Father premieres on Netflix September 15.