Wander the haunting landscapes of influential, beguiling genre, Folk Horror.
This acclaimed documentary is a mega text through the history of folk horror, exploring the rural roots, occult creeds and cultural lore that continue to shape international cinema.
On the 18th century frontier, an adulterous preacher and his followers flee to ‘the promised land’ only to enter a valley of lust, madness, pagan vengeance and hallucinatory terror.
Purif is distraught when her lover is betrothed to another. When she summons the old ways to curse him, her erratic behavior is interpreted as demonic possession.
During a Ouija board session, 16-year-old Alison is warned not to go home for her 19th birthday.
A group of rural villagers is beset upon by the infamous vampire Sava Savanovic, who has taken up residence in their local flour mill.
A cavalry officer named Kasper returns home to find his wife dying. With her last breath she confesses that she has sold her soul, and will return as a she-wolf.
A group of friends ventures into the forest to join their friend Bjørn at his remote cabin. They arrive to find his dog dead and no sign of him.
Based on the 1869 gothic novel by Prosper Mérimée, LOKIS concerns a pastor who visits a remote corner of 19th-century Lithuania where folk customs still have a hold on the population.
Set in 1940 during the British occupation, a country boy discovers his childhood sweetheart is having an affair with a British soldier, an ugly, impish man who spontaneously vomits green butter.
Haida Gwaii, 1800’s, after causing the accidental death of a child, a man flees into the rainforest, descending into madness and transforming into Gaagiixid – “the Wildman.”
A white lawyer finds his values shaken when he is paired with an angry Indigenous activist who insists on kidnapping the head of a logging company to teach him the price of his destruction.
Sal, an out-of-towner relocated to a small rural community, finds himself at the mercy of dark forces after inadvertently killing a young girl in a car accident.
Vincent Price is at his most wicked in this gruesome period piece about a sadistic witch-hunter.
Teens from a small British village fall under the spell of a Satanic beast in this British horror classic.
A police sergeant travels to a remote Scottish island and its pagan community, in search of a missing girl.
Filmmakers investigate a teen's disappearence and death in this terrifying Australian horror film.
In 1960s Louisiana a charming physician seems to have it all, but risks everything by indulging in his weakness for attractive women. Exposed by his youngest daughter, can he mend his broken family before it's too late?
When a hitman comes out of retirement, he's drawn into a dark and evil underworld.
When a London-based conservationist is sent to Ireland to survey an area of forest believed to be hallowed ground, his actions disturb a horde of demonic creatures who prey upon the lost.
A determined young woman and a damaged occultist risk their lives, and souls, to perform a dangerous ritual.
Feeling isolated and hopeless, Leah turns to Black Magic to release her anger. She naively performs an occult ritual found in a book on her bedroom shelf to invoke the spirit of a witch to kill her mother.
A couple must escape from a town of evil kids in this scary Stephen King adaptation.
From the creators of SHUTTER and THE WAILING, comes a terrifying story of possession.
In 19th century Russia, a seminary student is forced to spend three nights with the corpse of a beautiful young witch.
A young Englishwoman attempts to discover her mysterious connection to a remote island convent.
A pregnant teen discovers her neighbors plan to sacrifice her to an evil entity.
A group of English Civil War soldiers are captured by an alchemist and fall victim to violent and nightmarish forces.
A young woman heads to a mysterious seaside town in search of her father, in one of the great cult gems of 70s horror.
In this atmospheric classic, a professor (horror icon Christopher Lee) sends a student to Whitewood, Massachusetts, the site of 17th century witch burnings. Once there, she learns the satanic secrets that live on.
From The Descent's Neil Marshall. A woman accused of witchcraft endures physical and emotional trial as the devil himself starts to work his way into her mind.
A grieving couple are given an opportunity to resurrect their daughter for three days.
A motorcycle gang who burst from their graves to crush a world of psychedelic hippie pleasures under the wheels of black leather occult mayhem.
A particularly nasty demon is released from his underground prison by an unwitting farmer.
An imaginative and somewhat disturbed young girl fantasizes about evil creatures and other oddities to mask her insecurities while growing up in rural Australia.
In the mountains, a small cult turn on their leader in this mystical, terrifying folk horror.
Horror icon Boris Karloff hosts and stars in Mario Bava's classic horror anthology.
A vengeful witch returns to possess her descendant in Mario Bava's most famous film.
In this bold new vision of La Llorona, a retired war criminal believes a wrathful supernatural force is targeting him.
Returning to her ancestral village, a young woman finds herself in a fight for her life. From the director of SATAN'S SLAVES.
In this stark folk horror, a young girl tries desperately to keep her home together as a growing darkness takes hold.
A foreigner’s mysterious appearance in a quiet, rural village causes suspicion among the locals - suspicion which quickly turns to hysteria as the townspeople begin killing each other in brutal outbursts for seemingly no reason.
A mythical witch comes for a widowed mother and her young daughter.
A group of friends are terrorised by a chainsaw wielding madman and his depraved family in this legendary horror.
A paranormal journalist explores a series of strange events that may be connected to an ancient demon.
A pregnant woman sets out to get revenge on seven strangers in this British black comedy-slasher.
A Laotian woman is sent to care for a blind cousin who's been having scary supernatural visitations.