EXCLUSIVE: The hitman thriller from Filipino filmmaker Erik Matti (Tiktik: The Aswang Chronicles) follows prison inmates tapped to work as assassins for corrupt officials and wardens and is inspired by actual events. Pic debuts in the Directors’ Fortnight section at Cannes this week as one of two Southeast Asian selections in the sidebar. XYZ Films is handling international sales. Check out the Cannes trailer exclusively at Deadline:

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