Check out the trailer above for The Witch, which is from A24 Studio, the studio behind Spring Breakers, The Spectacular Now, Ex Machina and Under The Skin.
The Witch has a 2016 release date directed by Robert Eggers starring Anya Taylor-Joy (Atlantis, Viking Quest), Ralph Ineson (Harry Potter, Kingsman, Guardians of the Galaxy), Kate Dickie (Game of Thrones, Prometheus), Julian Richings (Man of Steel, Hannibal) and Ron G. Young (Black Mass).
New England, 1630: William and Katherine lead a devout Christian life, homesteading on the edge of an impassible wilderness, with five children. When their newborn son mysteriously vanishes and their crops fail, the family begins to turn on one another. ‘The Witch’ is a chilling portrait of a family unraveling within their own fears and anxieties, leaving them prey for an inescapable evil.