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Apprentice (Film – Singapore)

Cannes Hidden Gem: ‘Apprentice’ Offers a Nuanced Perspective on Capital Punishment

Singaporean director Boo Junfeng provides no easy answers in this chronicle of a correctional officer with questionable motives who studies to become an executioner.

‘Apprentice’: Cannes Review

The second feature from Singaporean director Boo Junfeng ('Sandcastle') stars Malaysian veteran actor Wan Hanafi Su and impressive newcomer Fir Rahman.

Cannes: Luxbox Picks Up Singapore’s Un Certain Regard Contender ‘Apprentice’

Version Originale Condor has already acquired French distribution rights to Boo Junfeng's second feature, which tells the story of a Singaporean executioner.