A Prayer Before Dawn

A Prayer Before Dawn

A FILM BY: Jean-Stéphane Sauvaire
WRITTEN BY: Jonathan Hirschbein (screenplay), Nick Saltrese (screenwriter)
STARRING: Joe Cole, Vithaya Pansringarm, Nicolas Shake

Midwest Premiere

Based on the remarkable true story of Billy Moore (Joe Cole), a young English boxer incarcerated in two of Thailand's most notorious prisons. He is quickly thrown into a terrifying world of drugs and gang violence, but when the prison authorities allow him to take part in the Muay Thai boxing tournaments, he realizes this might be his chance to get out. Billy embarks on a relentless, action-packed journey from one savage fight to the next, stopping at nothing to preserve his life and regain his freedom. Shot in a an actual Thai prison with a cast of primarily real inmates, A Prayer Before Dawn is a visceral, thrilling journey through an unforgettable hell on earth. Directed by rising newcomer Jean-Stéphane Sauvaire (Johnny Mad Dog).

Technical Information

Production Year: 2018
Country of Origin: Thailand
Language: Thai
Run Time: 116 mins
Format: DCP