Saint Maud – UK, 2019 – preview with new “Ash Wednesday” promo

Saint Maud is a 2019 British horror feature film in which a pious young home nurse becomes dangerously obsessed with saving the soul of her dying patient.

Written and directed by Rose Glass (A Moment of Horror), making her feature debut, the movie stars Morfydd Clark, Jennifer Ehle and Lily Frazer.

Plot:

After an obscure trauma, reclusive and impressionable young nurse Maud pursues a pious path of Christian devotion. Having taken on with the hospice care of Amanda, a retired dancer ravaged by cancer, Maud’s fervent faith quickly inspires an obsessive conviction that she must save her ward’s soul from eternal damnation…

Release:

Saint Maud will be released in the USA by A24 (Midsommar; Hereditary; The Witch; et al) in Spring 2020. For all non-US territories, distribution will be handled by Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions (SPWA) and Stage 6 Films. A UK release is scheduled for 1st May 2020.

Cast and characters:

  • Jennifer Ehle … Amanda
  • Morfydd Clark … Maud
  • Lily Frazer … Carol
  • Fiona Thompson … Nurse
  • Turlough Convery … Christian
  • Noa Bodner … Hilary
  • Lily Knight … Joy
  • Linda E Greenwood … Passerby on beach
  • Rosie Sansom … Ester
  • Marcus Hutton … Richard
  • Carl Prekopp … Homeless Pat
  • Faith Edwards … Agency Woman 2
  • Jonathan Milshaw … Handsome Man
  • Jel Djelal … Barman
  • Susanne Schraps … Amanda’s Friend

Production companies:

  • Escape Plan Productions
  • Film4
  • BFI Film Fund

Leave your comment here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.