The Devil’s Bath

Opens Friday, June 21, 2024

From the directors of GOODNIGHT MOMMY and THE LODGE comes a psychological thriller is set in 1750 Austria, where villages are surrounded by deep forests. Agnes, a deeply religious woman, has just married her beloved, but her mind and heart soon grow heavy as her life becomes a long list of chores and expectations. Day after day, she is increasingly trapped in a murky and lonely path leading to evil thoughts, until the possibility of committing a shocking act of violence seems like the only way out of her inner prison.

Winner: Silver Berlin Bear, Berlinale
Official Selection: Tribeca

  • Country Austria, Germany
  • Language German with English Subtitles
  • Running Time 121 minutes
  • Format DCP
  • Distributor Shudder
  • Director Severin Fiala, Veronika Franz
  • Cast Anja Plaschg, Maria Hofstatter, David Scheid, Tim Valerian Alberti, Natalija Baranova
  • Accessibility Assistive Listening, T-Coil

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