R | | Horror, Thriller, Western
From the moment the new reverend climbs the pulpit, Liz knows she and her family are in great danger.
Acclaimed Dutch director Martin Koolhoven worked almost 7 years on this project. He estimated that writing took him 3.5 years (interspersed with visits to movie festivals to promote his previous movie Oorlogswinter (2008)), two years to get the finance in order, and 1.5 years of ... ...
As life progresses, images blur. All that remains are memories. Some of them true, some of them false. I remember her well - at least I think I do. She was a warrior. In the old century, you had to be in order to survive.
The Accles & Shelvoke captive bolt pistol used to kill the pig was invented in 1913. Though the movie does not specify what year it is, the voice-over talks about 'the old century ', which means the epilogue is probably set in the 20th century and the rest in the three decades before.