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THE LITTLE STRANGER

by Lenny Abrahamson

synopsis

The Little Stranger tells the story of Dr Faraday, the son of a housemaid, who has built a life of quiet respectability as a country doctor. During the long hot summer of 1947, he is called to a patient at Hundreds Hall, where his mother once worked. The Hall has been home to the Ayres family for more than two centuries. But it is now in decline and its inhabitants - mother, son and daughter - are haunted by something more ominous than a dying way of life. When he takes on his new patient, Faraday has no idea how closely, and how terrifyingly, the family's story is about to become entwined with his own

international title: The Little Stranger
original title: The Little Stranger
country: Ireland, United Kingdom, France
sales agent: Focus Features International (US)
year: 2018
genre: fiction
directed by: Lenny Abrahamson
film run: 112'
release date: CZ 30/08/2018, HU 30/08/2018, PT 30/08/2018, DE 6/09/2018, IT 13/09/2018, SE 21/09/2018, FR 26/09/2018, NL 27/09/2018
screenplay: Lucinda Coxon
cast: Domhnall Gleeson, Ruth Wilson, Charlotte Rampling, Will Poulter, Anna Madeley, Kate Phillips, Josh Dylan, Camilla Arfwedson, Lorne MacFadyen, Dixie Egerickx
cinematography by: Ole Bratt Birkeland
film editing: Nathan Nugent
art director: Simon Elliott
costumes designer: Steven Noble
music: Stephen Rennicks
producer: Andrea Calderwood, Gail Egan, Ed Guiney
co-producer: Anita Overland
executive producer: Daniel Battsek, Andrew Lowe, Cameron McCracken, Tim O'Shea
production: Element Pictures, Potboiler Productions, Anguille Productions, Canal+, Film4, Ingenious Media, Pathé Pictures
distributor: Pathé Distribution, Pathé Distribution, Pathé Films AG, Universal Pictures International Netherlands, Universal Pictures International Italy, Universal Pictures International Spain