Genre: Art House & International, Comedy, Horror, Musical & Performing Arts
THE LURE Directed By Agnieszka Smoczynska
Written By: Robert Bolesto
Cast: Kinga Preis, Marta Mazurek, Andrzej Konopka, Zygmunt Malanowicz, Jakub Gierszal, Michalina Olszanska
In Theaters: , Limited
REVIEW OF THE LURE 2017
The Lure (Polish: Córki dancingu, literally “Daughters of the Dance Club”) is a 2017 Polish horror musical film directed by Agnieszka Smoczyńska. It premiered in Poland on 25 December 2015 and was later shown in the World Cinema Dramatic Competition section at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival where it won the Special Jury Award for Unique Vision and Design. This film won as well the Best Film award in Fantasporto 2016 festival. Agnieszka Smoczynska directed this unique horror comedy about two mermaid sisters who fall for the same man on dry land. The movie debuted at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.
In 2016, American art house distributor Janus Films acquired the rights to distribute The Movie in North America, which will be given a limited release beginning on February 1, 2017.