IFC Midnight will release the new horror thriller THE INNOCENTS tomorrow in select theaters and VOD. The film is by writer/director Eskil Vogt and stars Rakel Lenora Fløttum, Alva Brynsmo Ramstad, Mina Yasmin Bremseth Asheim. Stephen King Calls THE INNOCENTS “Sinister and Completely Absorbing”. Get more details down below.
From The Press Release
OPENS IN SELECT THEATERS AND VOD ON MAY 13
The King has Spoken….
“Sinister and completely absorbing . . . I doubt I’ll see another film so successful on all levels this year.” – Stephen King
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY
(Academy Award® nominated writer for THE WORST PERSON IN THE WORLD)
World Premiere – CANNES FILM FESTIVAL 2021 – Un Certain Regard
FANTASTIC FEST 2021 – Official Selection
NEW DIRECTORS/NEW FILMS 2022 – Official Selection
The Innocents follows four children who become friends during the summer holidays. Out of sight of the adults, they discover they have hidden powers. While exploring their newfound abilities in the nearby forests and playgrounds, their innocent play takes a dark turn and strange things begin to happen.
Director: Eskil Vogt
Writer: Eskil Vogt
Cast: Rakel Lenora Fløttum, Alva Brynsmo Ramstad, Mina Yasmin Bremseth Asheim, Sam Ashraf, Ellen Dorrit Pedersen, Morten Svartveit, Kadra Yusuf, Lisa Tønne