THE INNOCENTS (15)
Dir. Eskil Vogt. Norway 2021. 1 hr 57 mins. In Norwegian With English subtitles.
Rakel Lenora Fløttum, Alva Brynsmo Ramstad
A tense psychological thriller / superhero origin story packed with chilling supernatural elements and uncanny horror, The Innocents follows Ida, Aisha, Ben and Anna, four children left to their own devices during a bright Nordic summer. Out of sight of the adults, they each discover that they have hidden powers, and while exploring their newfound abilities in the local forests and playgrounds, their innocent play takes a sinister turn…
“Likely to haunt the imagination”
THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER