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In this archival interview, Arthur Dong explains the reasons for making Licensed to Kill, as well as his opinions on hate crimes, gay bashing, and a need for tolerance in our society.


What drives a man to kill? Winner of two awards at the 1997 Sundance Film Festival, filmmaker Arthur Dong goes inside prison to probe the minds and souls of men whose attitudes towards homosexuality have led them to murder.

Filmmaker Interviews

Arthur Dong discusses the inspiration and goals of his documentary Licensed to Kill.

  • Updated on January 3, 2012

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Licensed to Kill

Premiere Date: June 23, 1998

Trailer: Link

Filmmaker: Arthur Dong | Interview


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