Samuel Goldwyn Films has released a North American trailer for Cold Skin, an upcoming feature which blends elements of science fiction, horror, and adventure.
The movie stars David Oakes, Ray Stevenson, and Aura Garrido. It follows a man taking over as the weather observer on an island sitting on the edge of the Arctic Circle, who soon discovers that humanoid creatures also reside there.
You can read an official description for Cold Skin and watch the trailer below.
On the edge of the Antarctic circle, a steamship approaches a desolate island. On board is a young man, poised to take up the post of weather observer, to live in solitude far from civilization. But on shore he finds no trace of the man he has been sent to replace, just a deranged brute in the lighthouse who has witnessed a horror he refuses to name. For the next twelve months his entire world will consist of a deserted cabin, rocks, silence and the surrounding sea. Then night begins to fall”¦
The movie is directed by Xavier Gens, who directed the 2007 video game adaptation Hitman as well as The Divide. The screenplay was written by JesÃºs Olmo (28 Weeks Later) and Eron Sheean (The Divide), based on author Albert SÃ¡nchez PiÃ±ol‘s novel of the same name.
Cold Skin will be released in limited theaters and on video on demand services on September 7th.