First Teaser Trailer for Acclaimed Horror 'Relic' with Emily Mortimer
"Since your grandfather passed, this house seems… unfamiliar." IFC Midnight has unveiled the first teaser trailer for an acclaimed indie horror thriller titled Relic, which originally premiered at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival earlier this year in the Midnight section. A daughter, mother and grandmother are haunted by a manifestation of dementia that consumes their family's home. All three generations of women are brought together through trauma and a powerful sense of strength and loyalty to face the ultimate fear together. The film earned mostly rave reviews, saying that it's "a fresh and terrifying twist on the notorious haunted-house tale." Starring Emily Mortimer, Bella Heathcote, Robyn Nevin, Chris Bunton, and Steve Rodgers. This is a creepy teaser trailer that will probably give you chills, especially if you don't like creaky old houses.
Here's the first teaser trailer (+ poster) for Natalie Erika James' Relic, direct from IFC's YouTube:
Relic tells the story of Edna (Robyn Nevin), an elderly and widowed matriarch who goes missing, and her daughter Kay (Emily Mortimer) and granddaughter Sam (Bella Heathcote) who must travel to their remote family home to find her. Soon after her return, they start to discover a sinister presence haunting the house and taking control of Edna. Relic is directed by Japanese-Australian filmmaker Natalie Erika James, making her feature directorial debut after a number of short films previously, and assistant director work as well. The screenplay is written by Natalie Erika James and Christian White. This initialy premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in their Midnight section earlier this year. IFC Midnight opens Natalie Erika James' Relic in select US theaters + on VOD starting July 10th in the middle of the summer. Scared yet…?