Set in 1950s Tuscany, the story follows Verena (Emilia Clarke), a solemn nurse drawn to aid a young boy named Jakob (Edward Dring) who has fallen silent since the sudden passing of his mother.
Living with his father (Marton Csokas) in a massive stone manor in Tuscany, Jakob not only refuses to speak, he seems to be under the spell of a malevolent force trapped within the stone walls. As Verena’s relationship with the captivating father and enigmatic son grow, she becomes ensnared and consumed by an austere force. If she is to save the boy, and free herself, she must face the phantom hidden inside the stone
Directed by Eric D. Howell and based on a 1996 book of the same name by Italian author Silvio Raffo, the film will be released in theaters and VOD on April 28th.