Emerging from the woods filthy and ferocious, a feral teenager is indoctrinated into strict religious care, unleashing hell from the wild woman who raised her.
Continuing the twistedly vicious adventure of Lucky McKee’s cult hit The Woman, Darlin’ sees standout star Pollyanna McIntosh both in front of and behind the camera, expertly commanding an all-consuming feast on the senses and sensibility in equal measure.
Official Selection: SXSW, Fantasia International Film Festival
Q+A with Lauryn Canny
“Mashing up the social horror genre with the coming-of-age tale under the strong influence of a decidedly female gaze.” — The Hollywood Reporter
International Feature Competition
Director Pollyanna McIntosh
Script Pollyanna McIntosh
Producer Andrew van Den Houten
Cast Lauryn Canny, Bryan Batt, Nora-Jane Noone, Cooper Andrews, Pollyanna McIntosh
2019 | United States | 100 mins