Director: Marcus Mckenzie, Daniel Principe
18 minutes

Capital punishment simmers in a boiling pot of controversy. Amidst the political and religious debate surrounding the issue one thing sets tongues wagging more than the others – what do the condemned eat before their execution?

Last Meal presents a banquet of death row inmates’ final feasts and through them shines a light on our understanding of the individuals and the institutions meting out capital punishment.

A CINEMÂCHÉ Production. Filmed with the support of Panavision

Launched on VICE as part of VICE founder Suroosh Alvi’s curated documentary series ‘The Short List’.

Funding partners: South Australian Film Corporation, Adelaide Film Festival Investment Fund

Film Type Documentary, Short
Director Marcus Mckenzie, Daniel Principe
Producer Danielle Tinker