CINEWORLD DISCOVERY - SUNDAY 25 AUGUST
Director: Andrew Desmond. With: Freya Tingley, Simon Abkarian, Rutger Hauer, James Faulkner. UK/France 2018. 88 mins.
UK PREMIERE - Elegantly scary and compulsively thrilling, this return to classic 1970s horror in THE NINTH GATE tradition asks you to face the music. After the death of her estranged but famous composer father Richard Marlow, young virtuoso violinist Rose inherits his old French mansion. There, she discovers her father’s final work: a mysterious score marked with arcane symbols. With the help of her agent manager she starts deciphering the mystical emblems and slowly unlocks a shocking secret concerning her father’s past. Events that set in motion the Satanic mechanisms of a fiendish plan imagined on the day she was born.