112 – minutes – Psychological Thriller, Horror
Festival Release date: September 15, 2017 (Atlantic Film Festival)
Release date: April 27, 2018
Canadian distributor: Malefic Films
An expectant couple’s intimate weekend turns to terror when they discover their secluded country inn is a haunted maternity home where unwanted infants and mothers were murdered. Inspired by the true story of the infamous ‘Butterbox Babies’, The Child Remains is a twisting supernatural thriller and homage to slow-burn vintage horror like The Shining, Rosemary’s Baby and Session 9. Starring Cannes Best Actress winner Suzanne Clement (Mommy), Allan Hawco (Frontier), Shelley Thompson (Labyrinth) and genre hero Geza Kovacs (The Dead Zone, Scanners), The Child Remains is scheduled for release in 2018.