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The Order

On a desolate outpost during the height of the Chinese Civil War, a young soldier must grapple with his morality when he is ordered to execute a child.

Directed by Ryan Zhang
Produced by Akshay Ravi & Kevin Maxwell
Production Design by Marco Chiong
Set Decoration by Savannah Griffin

Cinematography by Luke Konopasky


CTPR 480 Senior Thesis

- Senior thesis short film set during the Chinese Civil War

- Featured child actors, cats, and rifles with non-moving parts

- Designed and built three interior sets on sound stage and two exterior sets on location

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