The Last Witness

Dir: Piotr Szkopiak
Cast: Alex Pettyfer, Michael Gambon and Talulah Riley
97mins   2018   UK, Poland   15   English   

Includes post-film Q&A with BAFTA nominated director Piotr Szkopiak

In post-war England, ambitious journalist Stephen Underwood comes across a disturbing spate of suicides by Polish soldiers. Sensing a story, his investigation escalates as he finds himself embroiled in a dangerous, multi-layered conspiracy concerning the execution of 22,000 Polish military and civilians by Stalin's secret police. Political thriller based on the harrowing true events of the Katyn Massacre in Spring 1940.

Awarded Best Picture and Best Director at the Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards 2018; Best Feature Film at the Miami Independent Film Festival 2018 and Best British Feature at the London Independent Film Awards 2018.

Screened as part of Depot's Supper Club. Before the film, enjoy Polish cuisine including pierogi (Polish dumplings) and stuffed cabbage, along with herring salad and vegetarian alternatives, featuring in a one-off menu created by chef Marcin Nowak.

Book meal