The Hole in the Ground – the debut horror feature from Irish writer/director Lee Cronin – will have it’s world premiere as part of the Midnight section of Sundance 2019. The festival, which has seen films such as Hereditary, The Babadook and A Ghost Story make their global debuts, runs from January 24th to February 3rd.

Starring Se├ína Kerslake (Can’t Cope, Won’t Cope), James Quinn Markey (Vikings) and James Cosmo (Game of Thrones), it follows a fragile and paranoid mother who starts to believe that her son – recently returned from a brief disappearance – is no longer who he says he is.