From Dangerous Goals to Midsommar, horror motion pictures have repeatedly tried to ensure that none of us ever be a part of creepy cults, and this yr’s The Different Lamb is minimize from that very same material.
For her whole life, the cult she was born into has been all that teenage Selah (Raffey Cassidy) has identified. Together with a band of equally cloistered younger ladies she lives seemingly unstuck in time, minimize off from trendy society in a distant forest commune presided over by a person referred to as Shepherd (Michiel Huisman), a controlling, messiah-like determine with a daunting darkish aspect.
However when her insular world is rocked by a sequence of nightmarish visions and disturbing revelations, Selah begins to query every thing about her existence—together with her allegiance to the more and more harmful Shepherd. Awash in photos of primal, dreamlike dread, this provocative fable is a haunting imaginative and prescient of adolescent awakening and revolt.
IFC Midnight will launch The Different Lamb, the English-language debut of Małgorzata Szumowska (Physique, Mug), in restricted theaters and on VOD platforms April 3, 2020.
Catherine S. McMullen wrote the script.
Try the official trailer and poster artwork down under.