Angelina Jolie ‘First They Killed My Father’ Film on Netflix

Coming soon to Netflix, Oscar-winning actress’ Angelina Jolie’s fourth feature directorial effort, “First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers.” Adapted by Loung Ung and Jolie from Ung’s memoir of the same title. It is told from the perspective of a Cambodian girl, Loung Ung, as she and her family struggled to survive the brutal genocide of the Khmer Rouge regime that murdered one-quarter of the population after the United States withdrew from Vietnam. Jolie recently screened the film at the Telluride Film Festival to a standing ovation, as reported by IMDB pro. The film is also eligible for the best foreign language film Oscar should Cambodia choose to submit it. The film will be simultaneously released by Netflix in select theaters and on its streaming platform on Sept. 15. (image courtesy gettyimages.com)