The Innocents

Original title De uskyldige

Written and Directed by Eskil Vogt

Length 117min

Genre Supernatural thriller

Production Year 2021

Production countries Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, France

Starring Rakel Lenora Fløttum, Alva Brynsmo Ramstad, Mina Yasmin Bremseth Asheim, Sam Ashraf, Ellen Dorrit Pedersen, Morten Svartveit, Kadra Yusuf, Lisa Tønne

Director of Photography Sturla Brandth Grøvlen

Production Design Simone Grau Roney

Costume Design Marianne Sembsmoen

Make-up Design Salla Yli-Luopa

Editor Jens Christian Fodstad

Sound Design Gustaf Berger, Gisle Tveito

Composer Pessi Levanto

Producers Maria Ekerhovd / Mer Film

Co-producers Zentropa Sweden / Lizette Jonjic, Film i Väst / Peter Possne, Snowglobe / Mikkel Jersin, Katrin Pors, Eva Jakobsen, Bufo / Misha Jaari, Mark Lwoff, Logical / Eric Tavitian, Frederic Fiore, Zefyr / Magnus Thomassen, Don´t Look Now / Eskil Vogt

The Innocents follows four children who become friends during the summer holidays. Out of sight of the adults, they discover they have hidden powers. While exploring their newfound abilities in the nearby forests and playgrounds, their innocent play takes a dark turn and strange things begin to happen.

World premiere at Cannes Film Festival’s Un Certain Regard on July 11th 2021.