The Witch (2015)
First screened in September 2015
Director: Robert Eggers. Cast: Anya Taylor-Joy, Ralph Ineson, Harvey Scrimshaw, Kate Dickie, Ellie Grainger, Lucas Dawson, Bathsheba Garnett, Sarah Stevens. Screenplay: Robert Eggers. Twitter Capsule:Antichrist meets The Village. Spooky surface meets crossover dreams. Old tropes about faith meet some about the colonies.
Witch, please. Most folks like it better, and the milieu is rare, which could make it a touchstone. But despite gifts for look and tone, ideas are old, tricks mostly obvious.