- 90 min
- Directed by: Robert Eggers
- Cast: Anya Taylor-Joy, Kate Dickie, Ralph Ineson
A Puritan family in 17th century New England is threatened by dark forces when their baby son is stolen from their isolated farm. Gripping, dread-filled debut feature from Eggers; Dickie is superb as a mother on the edge, Taylor-Joy gives a pitch-perfect and dedicated performance as the eldest daughter and it's nerve-shredding, exquisitely crafted cinema.
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Reviews & features
The Witch13 Oct 2015
LFF 2015: Robert Eggers' dread-filled debut is a tale of 17th century suspicion
Pain, fear and paranoia form the twisted basis of this strange and chilling tale about a Christian family in 17th century New England, who are banished from their community after their strongly held beliefs come under scrutiny. When their baby son is…
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