The Killing fields

Directed by: Roland Joffé, USA, 1984

USA, 1984
Szenenphoto aus The Killing fields, © Production Company

Cast and Credits

Director Roland Joffé
Assistant Director David Barron
Scenario Bruce Robinson
Director of Photography Chris Menges
Composer Mike Oldfield
Editor Jim Clark
Art Director Roger Murray-Leach
Costume Design Judy Moorcroft
Cast Tom Bird [Militaerberater]
Edward Entero Chey [Sarun]
K. Kaprum Chey [Ser Moeun]
Athol Fugard [Dr. Sundeswal]
Spalding Gray [US-Konsul]
Graham Kennedy [Dougal]
John Malkovich [Al Rockoff]
Craig T. Nelson [Attaché]
Haing S. Ngor [Dith Pran]
Bill Paterson [Dr. McEntire]
Oliver Pierpaoli [Titonel]
Julian Sands [Jon Swain]
Julian Sands [Sydney]

Technical specifications
Technical Details: Color,Length: 136 minutes
Sound System: not indicated

FSK ab 16 Jahren,

Reviews in German: "Ein bewegender Film, der sich auf die Freundschaft zwischen Waterston und Ngor konzentriert" (Motion Picture Guide)
"Ein realistischer, detailgenauer Erstlingsfilm von ausserordentlicher Eindringlichkeit und humaner Gesinnung, der sich zu einer höchst bemerkenswerten Auseinandersetzung mit einem fortwirkenden Kapitel jüngster Geschichte verdichtet." (film-dienst)
«Erschütternde Anklage gegen den Krieg. Joffés Regiedebüt wurde mit drei Oscars geehrt» (tele 13/2008)

General Information

The Killing fields is a motion picture produced in the year 1984 as a USA production. The Film was directed by Roland Joffé, with , Edward Entero Chey, K. Kaprum Chey, Athol Fugard, Spalding Gray, in the leading parts. We have currently no synopsis of this picture on file;

1984 - Oscar für beste Kamera an Chris Menges
- Oscar für besten Schnitt an Jim Clark
- Oscar für beste Nebenrolle an Haing S. Ngor
1984 - 7 Oscar Nominierungen

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