THE LAST WITNESS is a historical political thriller about the Katyn Massacre as told from the British point of view. It is England, 1947. A young, ambitious journalist risks love, career and ultimately his life to uncover the true identity of an Eastern European refugee and his connection to the British government’s collusion in the cover up of one of Stalin’s most notorious crimes.
Piotr Szkopiak will direct. He is the grandson of one of the murdered Polish officers at Katyn. He has a background in television drama and shorts and his first feature was SMALL TIME OBSESSION which he also wrote and produced.
JOHN LYNCH (In the Name of the Father, Sliding Doors, Moll Flanders) is attached to play Laboda LUKE TREADAWAY (Clash of the Titans, Brothers of the Head, Heartless)