Based on the terrifying true story of Robert ‘Willy’ Pickton, the pig farmer turned prolific ladykiller whose horrific crimes shocked the world. PIG KILLER graphically depicts Pickton’s felonious farmhouse of rape, torture, slaughter and dismemberment of almost fifty women. With his herculean hog, Balthazar, by his side, Willy and his menagerie of colorful cohorts terrorized Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside for almost two decades until his 2002 arrest that uncovered the most bizarre series of murders Canada has ever seen.
Breaking Glass Pictures distributes in the US.
Filmed in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Said to be inspired by the true story of Robert William Pickton AKA “the Pig Farmer Killer,” who “is a Canadian serial killer, serial rapist, former pig farmer and possible cannibal who is suspected of being one of the most prolific serial killers in Canadian history.” Read more about him here.
Breaking Glass Pictures released Pig Killer in Theaters on November 17, 2023.
Breaking Glass Pictures released Pig Killer on VOD and Digital on November 21, 2023.
Breaking Glass Pictures released Pig Killer on Blu-ray on December 26, 2023.
Director: Chad Ferrin