Denis Do, Belgium, Cambodia, France, Luxembourg, 2019o
Cambodia, 1975. The Khmer Rouge take the capital Phnom Penh, drive millions of people from their homes and tear families apart. Like many middle-class families, young mother Chou and her husband Khuon are taken to a camp in the countryside. They are barely able to entrust their four-year-old son to strangers. Hard forced labor in the fields now determines their everyday life, every day is a fight for survival. Despite the violence and oppression of the terrorist regime, Chou sets out to find her son.