THE VIGIL

de Keith Thomas

Synopsis

After agreeing to be an overnight shomer (a Jewish practice in which a person watches over the body of a recently deceased community member), a young man who's lost his faith discovers the house in which he's sitting the vigil hides a dark and terrifying secret.

Director

Keith Thomas

A writer and director, he gave up a career as a medical researcher to devote himself to writing. He has published two novels and has participated in numerous television projects along with James Patterson. The Vigil is his feature debut.

Technical information

USA. 2019 

88 MIN

DIRECTORKeith Thomas

WRITERKeith Thomas

PHOTOGRAPHYZach Kuperstein

WITHDave Davis, Menashe Lustig, Malky Goldman

Edition: 2019
Section: Closing Film
Original language:

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