CFF: The Lighthouse


Last shown on 23 October 2019

The hypnotic and hallucinatory tale of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and mysterious island in the 1890s.

The Cambridge Film Festival is presented by the Cambridge Film Trust, a registered charity with a mission to foster film culture and education for the benefit of the public, in Cambridge, the Eastern region and throughout the UK.

Robert Eggers
1 hour 50 minutes
Robert Pattinson, Valeriia Karaman, Willem Dafoe
Drama, Fantasy, Horror

"In gripping performances thick with flavourful period dialect and jolts of ever-intensifying insanity soaked in rum, Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson play the seasoned keeper and his new junior mate, stuck in isolation on a craggy Maine island for a four-week posting that stretches on and on as the elements grow more hostile."

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