Xavier Gens is the talented French director behind such horror films as Frontiers, The Divide and a segment for The ABCs of Death (X is for XXL). He returns to the world of horror with The Crucifixion, which is written by Chad and Carey Hayes (The Conjuring).
The first batch of images have now been released, which you can view below.
Sophie Cookson (Kingsman) stars with Brittany Ashworth.
Peter Safran, the Hayes brothers, and Motion Picture Capital’s Leon Clarance (“Sense8”) are producing with Lotus Entertainment’s Bill Johnson, Jim Seibel, and Ara Keshishian. MPC’s Laure Vaysse and Jo Monk and DJ Gugenheim (Andrew Lauren Productions) are executive producing.
The film is based on true events.
When a priest is jailed for the murder of a nun on whom he was performing an exorcism, an investigative journalist strives to determine whether he in fact murdered a mentally ill person, or if he lost the battle with a demonic presence.