The Canal

Genre
Supernatural

Duration
90

Country
Ireland & UK

Year of production
2014

Director
Ivan Kavanagh

Producer
AnneMarie Naughton

Cast
Rupert Evans (Hellboy)
Antonia Campbell-Hughes (Under The Skin)
Hannah Hoekstra (App)
Steve Oram (Sightseers)


A Masterful Psychological ThrillerThe Examiner

A film archivist is driven insane after newsreel footage reveals that the home he shares happily with his wife and son was the scene of a brutal murder. When a looming secret shatters his marriage, David can't help but suspect the dark spirits of the house are somehow responsible. In his drive to unveil the shadows hidden in the walls, David begins to descend into insanity, threatening the lives of everyone around him.

A fascinating blend of old school and new world horror, the most atmospherically creepy film since "The Orphanage"Progressive Pulse
Brooding, Dark and Scary. A classic ghost story. Bloody Disgusting

Awards

    BEST FILM Dracula Fest, Romania

Festivals

    Tribeca Film Festival 2014 - (US)
    Moscow Intl. Film Festival 2014 - (Russia)
    Busan Intl. Film Festival 2014 - (S. Korea)
    Neuchatel Intl. Film Festival 2014 - (Switzerland)
    Strasbourg Fantastic Film Festival 2014 - (France)
    Fantasy Fest, Germany 2014 - (Germany)
    Dracula Fest, Brasov 2014 - (Romania)