When your film is been described in the same lines as The Thing and The Abyss, you have big boots to fill. Irish eco sci-fi thriller Sea Fever, will have a lot to deliver.
Today Signature Entertainment have unveiled the film’s UK Trailer, ahead of it’s UK Premiere at Glasgow Film Festival. Starring Hermione Corfield A marine biologist research excursion becomes marooned at sea, turning into a fight for survival.
Looks very claustrophobic, and since the film’s world premiere at Toronto 2019 the reviews have been good!
Sea Fever is a tense and original Irish sci-fi thriller reminiscent of cult classics The Thing and The Abyss, starring Hermione Corfield (Star Wars: The Last Jedi) and Connie Nielsen (Wonder Woman).
For marine biology student Siobhan (Hermione Corfield), it was supposed to be a research excursion with a trawler crew fishing the West Irish seas. But when they hit an unseen object and become marooned, a mysterious parasite infects their water supply. Soon the oozing force infiltrates the entire vessel and turns Siobhan’s journey into a claustrophobic fight for survival.
Can they stop the mysterious water borne parasite from spreading before it’s too late?
The film also stars Connie Neilsen (Wonder Woman), Dougray Scott (Hitman) and Jack Hickey (Game of Thrones). Alongside Olwen Fouéré, Jack Hickey, Ardalan Esmaili, and Elie Bouakaze.
Written and directed by BAFTA© winning Irish filmmaker Neasa Hardiman (behind BBC triumph Happy Valley and Netflix hit Jessica Jones).
Sea Fever will be making it’s UK Premiere on 6th March at the Glasgow Film Festival at FrightFest. If you can’t make it it will be released in the UK and Ireland from 24th April.