World soundtrack awards
Dark Touch
Archived: Dark Touch (2013)

director: Marina de Van

composer: Christophe Chassol
With: Missy Keating, Marcella Plunkett, Padraic Delaney, Charlotte Flyvholm, Stephen Wall, Robert Donnelly, a.o.

duration: 90 minutes
Fear Fest , On the Edge , Horror

Official Selection - Global Cinema
Film Fest Gent - Dark Touch

In an isolated small town in Ireland lives a young girl called Niamh. After a violent attack in which her entire family is killed, Niamh is adopted by her neighbours. But the strange and violent events that killed her family start to follow Niamh. This frank and powerful horror film explores the real world horrors of child abuse.


director: Marina de Van
composer: Christophe Chassol
producer: Ed Guiney
screenplay: Marina de Van
Editor: Mike Fromentin
Cinematography: John Conroy
sound: Christian Holm

production company: Element Pictures

More info

dialogue: English
subtitles: Eng subt.
Country: France - Ireland - Sweden
year: 2013


MARINA DE VAN (1971): Luce Turnier (1993), Bien sous tous rapports (1996, Short), Rétention (1997, Short), La poseuse (1997, Short), Alias (1999, Short), Psy Show (1999, Short), Dans ma peau (2002), L'épicerie (2003, Short), L'hôtel (2003, Short), L'hôpital (2003, Short), La promenade (2007, Short), Ne te retourne pas (2009), Le petit poucet (2011), Dark Touch (2013)

Technical Specs

sound: Stereo 5.1
format: DCP
frame: 1:1,85
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