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The screening of The Harbinger on 5 November is also part of Day of the Dead 2022.

"Mitton sets up parallel tracks of paranormal and real-world horror, and the relationship between the two becomes more specific, and frightening, as The Harbinger goes on." - Michael Gingold, Rue Morgue

"With The Harbinger, Andy Mitton illustrates how you can make a scary yet sensitive pandemic horror film that cuts to the core of the hell that has been the last two years." - Mary Beth McAndrews, Dread Central

"Mitton delivers a new Candyman/Freddy Krueger/Babadook myth for our time. A Pandemic on Elm Street, if you will." - Joel Harley, Starburst

Writer/director Andy Mitton follows up his Vermont-set first feature The Witch in the Window with another atmospheric and chilling horror film. Filmed under difficult circumstances during the pandemic, The Harbinger is set in New York and follows Monique as she ventures out of quarantine to visit an old friend who is plagued by nightmares she can't wake up from. But the nightmares, and the dark force behind them which takes the form of a plague doctor, prove as contagious as any deadly virus. Monique finds herself drawn into a hellish dreamscape where she must face her greatest fears - or risk never having existed at all.