Cuba Pictures in association with Tigerlily Films for BBC Films and BFI
an elegantly chilling psyhchological drama
a slick suspense thriller
Shades of Polanski in chilling pregnancy potboiler
David Farrs film debut is one of the best British psychological thrillers for years
There are no Hitchcockian shadows, but the influence of the master of suspense is everywhere
David Farr’s directorial debut starring Clémence Poésy, Stephen Campbell Moore, Laura Birn and David Morrissey, is a tense thriller set against the normality of North London life.
Kate is happily surprised to find out that her new neighbour Teresa is also pregnant. The women bond over their impending motherhood and quickly become firm friends. A quiet dinner party then ends in tragedy, leaving Kate questioning whether Teresa and her partner Jon are all they seem.
The Ones Below premiered at Toronto Film Festival and had it’s UK premiere at the BFI 59th London Film Festival. The film showed to rave reviews at the 2016 Berlinale.