A new horror movie is set to make its world premiere at the South by Southwest film festival titled Honeymoon, and a teaser trailer for it has been released online.
The movie stars Rose Leslie, who plays Ygritte on HBO’s Game of Thrones and is also known from Downton Abbey, and Harry Treadaway, who starred in Control and will play Dr. Victor Frankenstein on the upcoming Showtime series Penny Dreadful.
You can read a full synopsis for Honeymoon and check out the teaser trailer below.
Young newlyweds Paul (Harry Treadaway) and Bea (Rose Leslie) travel to remote lake country for their honeymoon where the promise of private romance awaits them. Shortly after arriving, Paul finds Bea wandering and disoriented in the middle of the night. As she becomes more distant and her behavior increasingly peculiar, Paul begins to suspect something more sinister than sleepwalking took place in the woods.
Treadaway (CONTROL) and Leslie (HBO’s “Game of Thrones”) give captivating leading performances as a couple that takes new love to disturbing depths. With romance slowing giving way to terror, writer/director Leigh Janiak puts her unique stamp on this intimate, chilling thriller.
Honeymoon is the feature directorial debut for Janiak, who previously worked as an assistant on movies like Mirror Mirror, It’s Kind of a Funny Story, and Europa Report.