Favorite of the day of the Drafting of syfy.fr for The Lodgers, presented today at the Festival de Gérardmer.

The Lodgers   competes this Thursday, February 1st at the Gérardmer Festival; It is the focus of the day  of the Writing of syfy.fr. The teaser :

The Lodgers  second feature film by Brian O’Malley . Ireland.

1920, in the Irish countryside. The Anglo-Irish twins (Ireland’s independence is proclaimed the following year) Rachel and Edward live a strange existence in the ruined family estate. Every night, the property becomes the focus of a sinister presence; The Lodgers (“the boarders”) who impose three rules on the twins: they must be in bed at midnight – they can not allow a stranger to cross the threshold – if one escapes, the life of the other is endangered. When Sean, a veteran of the Great War, returns to the nearby village, he is immediately attracted to the mysterious Rachel, who then begins to break the rules. The consequences drag Rachel into a dangerous confrontation with her brother … and with the curse that haunts them.

Gothic, dreamlike and horrifying,  The Lodgers advance unmasked.