A young woman returns to her native mountain village, searching for answers about her troubled childhood, but as she tries to uncover the truth, ancient superstitions lead the villagers to accuse her of witchcraft and murder.
"Tereza Nvotová's (1988, Czechoslovakia) graduated in direction from film academy FAMU in Prague. Her sophomore feature, “NIGHTSIREN”, premiered in 75th Locarno Film Festival – Cineasti del presente, where it won the Pardo D’Oro (Golden Leopard) for the Best Film. Following, in Sitges FF the film won the Silver Melies for the Best European Production and two special mentions: Best Director and Best Actress. The film is now travelling in the best international film festivals and will be released in USA. Tereza is an alumnus of Berlinale Talents, Frontieres Forum, MIDPOINT and ScripTeast development initiatives. She is currently working on her third feature “FATHER”, television miniseries “CONVICTIONS” and a drama series in development “SUCK MY DICK PUTIN”."