A FILM BY LUCILE HADZIHALILOVIC
STARRING PAUL HILTON, ALEX LAWTHER & ROMOLA GARAI
IN CINEMAS 10th JUNE 2022
A mesmerizing fable of long-repressed secrets and awakening memories from the mysterious and oneiric world of Lucile Hadzihalilovic making her debut feature in the English language. Based on the novel by Brian Catling. World Premiere: TIFF2021 - Winner of the Special Jury Prize - San Sebastian IFF 2021
BFI and Film4 present EARWIG, Anti-Worlds, Petit Film production - in association with Frakas Productions. Music by Warren Ellis, Nicolas Becker & Augustin Viard. EARWIG poster by Laurent Lufroy.
Somewhere in Europe, mid-20th century. Albert is employed to look after Mia, a girl with teeth of ice. Mia never leaves their apartment, where the shutters are always closed. The telephone rings regularly and the Master enquires after Mia's wellbeing. Until the day Albert is instructed that he must prepare the child to leave... Click the link above to watch the trailer.