Receiving a lot of praise at this past November’s AFM was Hammer Films’ The Wake Wood, which stars Aidan Gillen, Eva Birthistle and Timothy Spall. While we still have no release info here in the States, we’ve been provided with the first batch of stills from David Keating’s thriller. Still grieving the death of nine-year-old Alice – their only child – at the jaws of a crazed dog, vet Patrick and pharmacist Louise relocate to the remote town of Wake Wood where they learn of a pagan ritual that will allow them three more days with Alice. The couple find the idea disturbing and exciting in equal measure, but once they agree terms with Arthur, the village’s leader, a far bigger question looms – what will they do when it’s time for Alice to go back?
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