Year: 2017

The Killing of a Sacred Deer in Competition at Cannes 2017

New Sparta Films is thrilled to announce the World Premiere of The Killing of a Sacred Deer, in Competition at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival.

The film, directed by Yorgos Lanthimos from a screenplay by Lanthimos and Efthymis Filippou, and produced by Ed Guiney and Andrew Lowe of Element Pictures, and Lanthimos, stars Colin Farrell and Nicole Kidman. The film was co-financed by Film4 and New Sparta Films, and will be distributed in the US on November 3rd, 2017 by A24.

The Killing of a Sacred Deer is a psychological revenge thriller, in which Farrell plays a successful surgeon who attempts to integrate a teenager into his family, but when the teen’s actions grow increasingly sinister, the doctor is forced to make an unthinkable sacrifice.