The Last Executioner
“Non-grim and wholly human exploration of death and duty” - Hollywood Reporter
Based on the true life of the last man in Thailand, Chavoret Jaruboon, to hold the job of carrying out executions by rifle, the fittingly titled ‘The Last Executioner is a lush, sometimes surreal, and striking biography of a good man in an ugly world.
Screening will be followed by a filmmakers Q and A
Language – Thai/English Subs
Biography, Crime, Drama
Director: Tom Waller
Writer: Don Linder
Stars: Vithaya Pansringarm (Only God Forgives, Hangover Part 2), David Asavanond, Penpak Sirikul.
The incredible true story of Chavoret Jaruboon (Vithaya Pansringarm), the last person in Thailand whose job it was to execute by gun at ‘The Bangkok Hilton’- a wild rock and roller who took a respectable job to provide for his family only to be haunted by his decision in the years that followed.