In Theaters & On Demand February 22nd
Directed by Stuart McKenzie & Miranda Harcourt
Written by Stuart McKenzie
Based on the Carnegie Medal-winning novel by Margaret Mahy
Starring Timothy Spall, Melanie Lynksey, Lucy Lawless, Nicholas Galitzine, Erana James, Kate Harcourt and Benji Purchase
Sixteen year-old Laura Chant (Erana James) lives with her mother and four-year-old brother Jacko (Benji Purchase) in a poor new suburb on the edge of a partially demolished Christchurch, New Zealand. Laura is drawn into a supernatural battle with an ancient spirit who attacks Jacko and slowly drains the life out of him as the spirit becomes ever younger. Laura discovers her true identity and the supernatural ability within her, and must harness it to save her brother’s life.
Thriller, Supernatural Romance, Drama