Everything Will Be OK
Born in Phnom Penh, Cambodia in 1964. He fled the Khmer Rouge dictatorship and came to Paris in 1980 where he studied at the IDHEC, now La Fémis. His documentary S21:The Khmer Rouge Killing Machine addressed the Khmer Rouge’s systematic policy of extermination between 1975 and 1979. He is co-founder of the Centre Bophana which is dedicated to archiving Cambodian film heritage. In 2013, his film The Missing Picture was the first Cambodian production to be nominated for an Oscar. His film Irradiated won the award for Best Documentary at the Berlinale 2020.
Catherine Dussart Productions, Rithy Panh, Anupheap Production, Arte France Cinéma
Rithy Panh, Prum Mesa