The Babadook

Director and Writer:
Jennifer Kent

Essie Davis, Noah Wiseman, Daniel Henshall

Release date:
May 2014 (Australia)


A single mother and her child fall into a deep well of paranoia when an eerie children's book titled "Mister Babadook" manifests in their home.

US Distributor:
IFC Films

International Sales Agent:
eOne / Seville

Sundance laurel
World Premiere: Sundance Film Festival 2014
British Independent Film Awards 2014
New York Film Critics Circle Awards 2014
Fantastic Fest 2014
AACTA Awards 2015

“The feature debut of writer-director Jennifer Kent is not just genuinely, deeply scary, but also a beautifully told tale of a mother and son, enriched with layers of contradiction and ambiguity”

Washington Post