Troubled psychotherapist Peter Bowers (Adrien Brody) is suffering from nightmares and eerie visions. When he uncovers the horrifying secret shared by his patients, he is put on a course that takes him back to the remote hometown he fled years ago. There in False Creek he is consumed by solving a decades-old mystery that holds the key to his strange and menacing delusions. Writer-director Michael Petroni's spine-tingling supernatural thriller is steeped in a moody, ominous atmosphere; its foreboding stillness is punctuated by explosions of haunting imagery, all in the service of a layered and satisfying mystery story. —Cara Cusumano
CAST & CREDITS
Directed by Michael Petroni
Australian writer-director Michael Petroni is an AFI alumnus. After winning AFI Screenplay of the Year for Till Human Voices Wake Us, he made it into a feature starring Guy Pearce and Helena Bonham Carter. Fox 2000 is currently producing Petroni’s script Afterlife with Kevin Lima directing.
Jamie Hilton, Antonia Barnard, Michael Petroni
Martin Connor, Luke Doola
Compton Ross, Phil Hunt, David Evans
Adrien Brody, Sam Neill, Robin McLeavy, Bruce Spence, Jenni Baird