Oct 19 - 20 2017
First They Killed My Father

First They Killed My Father

Presented by Cultural Arts Center, Montgomery College at Cultural Arts Center-Montgomery College

First They Killed My Father, a film by Angelina Jolie – Directed by Angelina Jolie and Co-produced by Rithy Panh, a critically acclaimed Cambodian documentary film director.

This film tells the story of a national tragedy through the eyes of a child. The audience will consider how the film’s subject relates to other worlds and U.S. foreign policy decisions, including how the Vietnam War and Cambodian bombings gave rise to the Khmer Rouge regime.

The film is adapted from the acclaimed memoir by Cambodian author and human rights activist Loung Ung

Panel Discussion featuring Mr. Ben Bao, President of Cambodian Community Day Inc, Joel Gershon, filmmaker and American University Lecturer, and Dr. Alfred Munzer, Holocaust survivor.

Our location is central, with free parking and nearby public transportation.

Wheelchair Accessible

 

Admission Info

Free

Email: cacbox@montgomerycollege.edu

Dates & Times

2017/10/19 - 2017/10/20

Additional time info:

October 19:

Panel Discussion: 11 AM
Reception: 12:30 PM
Film Screening: 1 PM

October 20:

Reception: 6 PM
Panel Discussion: 7 PM
Film Screening: 7:50 PM

Location Info

Cultural Arts Center-Montgomery College

7995 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910

Accessibility Info