Under the Shadow

Directed by Babak Anvari

This ambitious feature debut blends period detail of 1980s Iran with a good old-fashioned horror story, crafting a film that is as smart as it is scary. Fans of A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night and The Babadook will enjoy this immensely.

Terrifying fun or just plain terrifying? Listen to our film podcast to find out. Review starts at 6.10…


Full English

Country of origin:
Great Britain, Iran and Jordan

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