Psychological Prison Thriller on death penalty set in Malays top prison
Aiman is a 28-year-old Malay correctional officer who is recently transferred to Singapore’s top prison. When he is asked, on his first day of work, why he’s chosen this profession, his answer is perfectly Christian and clear: He wants to help those who want to change. However, the real reason has everything to do with his family’s history, which is gradually revealed.
Analyzing the psyche of the executioner Apprentice offers an inside on the Death Penalty that is not preachy, but instead provides a different point of entry into the discussion. Choosing psychological scars over violence and introspection over aggression Bunfeng delivers a prison film that is horrendous and shocking.