Mona Fastvold’s first feature “The Sleepwalker” was one of Indiewire’s projects of the year and premiered at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, earning rave reviews. Now the first trailer, from IFC Films, provides a glimpse into the tension and mystery that the film has to offer.
“The Sleepwalker” tells the story of Kaia and Andrew, a young couple in the middle of renovating their house. In the midst of the chaos, they receive unexpected visitors: Kaia’s unstable sister Christine and her fiancé Ira. Soon, with past secrets dredged up, tensions erupt and family drama unfolds. When Christine goes missing, the rest are left to solve the mystery.
“The Sleepwalker” opens in theaters and on VOD November 21. Check out the trailer below: