After the worldwide success of The Nun (more than 375 M USD international box office), prepare for more nun scares in HERETIKS.
Persephone, a young woman wrongly accused of witchcraft, narrowly escapes execution but is sent to repent for her sins in an isolated convent, where she falls prey to an event greater evil.
Heretiks marks Paul Hyett’s third horror feature after a successful career as a makeup and special effect designer, working on such genre classics as The Descent, The Woman in Black, and Eden Lake.
Directed by Paul Hyett (Howl, The Seasoning House)
Written by Gregory Blair, Paul Hyett and Conal Palmer
Produced by Marcia do Vales, Michael Riley, Lyndon Baldock
Cast: Hannah Arterton (Netflix’s Safe), Michael Ironside (Turbo Kid, Total Recall, Starship Troopers, Scanners), Clare Higgins (Hellraiser I&II, Ready Player One)
Running time : 81 min.