Movie: Several friends travel to Sweden to study as anthropologists a summer festival that is held every ninety years in the remote hometown of one of them. What begins as a dream vacation in a place where the sun never sets, gradually turns into a dark nightmare as the mysterious inhabitants invite them to participate in their disturbing festive activities.
Written by Stephen Campbell on September 23, 2019
Very poorly advertised as something it isn't; will be sure to frustrate and impress in equal measure Methought I was enamoured of an ass. William Shakespeare; A Midsummer Night's Dream (1595) Sometimes at pagan shrines they vowed offerings to idols, swore oaths that the killer of souls might come to their aid and save the people. That was their way, their heathenish hope; deep in their hearts they remembered hell. Seamus Heaney; Beowulf: A Verse Translation (1999) Much like his feature debut, the excellent Hereditary (2018), wr... read the rest.