In rural Iceland, a childless couple discover a strange and unnatural newborn in their sheep barn. They decide to raise her as their own, but sinister forces are determined to return the creature to the wilderness that birthed her.
Valdimar Jóhannsson’s directoral debut is less a horror film and much more an unnerving arthouse drama. If you have the patience for the slow-burn A24 vibes – an affecting little gem of a film. Noomi Rapace has not only has the most interesting face ever put on film, but also her reserved performance builds to a raw emotional finale that left me breathless.