Angelina Jolie attacks ‘false and upsetting’ claims she exploited Cambodian orphans to make her new film
|07/31/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Angelina Jolie has defended herself from claims that she played psychological tricks on impoverished Cambodian children to see who could play the most convincing thief.
Jolie was criticised over a casting exercise she carried out for “First They Killed My Father”, an upcoming Netflix film about the Khmer Rouge and the Cambodian genocide of 1975-79.
Details of the process came out in an interview with Vanity Fair, which described it like this:
“In order to find their lead, to play young Loung Ung, the casting directors set up a game, rather disturbing in its realism: they put money on the table and read more >>>