Netflix has nabbed the rights to the Sundance function Run Rabbit Run, a horror thriller starring Succession‘s Sarah Snook. The movie will premiere Thursday evening as a part of Sundance’s horror-centric Midnight alternatives.
The movie is directed by Daina Reid, identified for working with Elizabeth Moss on The Shining Ladies and The Handmaid’s Story, with a script by Hannah Kent. It facilities on a fertility physician who whereas making an attempt to make sense of the unusual habits of her younger daughter, should problem her personal beliefs and confront a ghost from her previous.
Run Rabbit Run was filmed in Melbourne, Australia and produced by by Sarah Shaw and Anna McLeish. The indie studio XYZ Movies, which financed the movie with Display Australia and others, dealt with worldwide gross sales. Netflix has the worldwide rights, other than some territories the place offers are already in place.
Snook stars alongside Lily LaTorre, Damon Herriman and Greta Scacchi. Snook is finest identified for taking part in Shiv Roy on Succession, which returns with season 4 this spring. She govt produced Run Rabbit Run, together with Nate Bolotin, Maxime Cottray, Nick Spicer and Aram Tertzakian of XYZ Movies, Deanne Weir and Olivia Humphrey of Storyd Group, Jack Christian, D.J. McPherson, Daina Reid, Jake Carter and Katie Anderson.
Netflix, which unveiled its 2023 slate Wednesday, plans on releasing Run Rabbit Run later this yr.
This yr’s Sundance, which kicks off Thursday, is the primary time the pageant has returned to an in-person occasion for the reason that coronavirus pandemic pushed it digital in 2021 and 2022.