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“Featuring strong performances and excellent effects work, The Vigil is a genuinely creepy debut which explores the ways in which our psychological demons can get their claws into our entire lives” – Empire

“The Vigil is proof that bible-thumping priests and haunted convents can’t have all the spooky fun.”Indie Wire

Young New Yorker Yakov has recently left Brooklyn’s Hassidic world and is slowly adapting to his new, secular life. Struggling to make a living, however, he reluctantly agrees to take on a one-off, lucrative gig: watching over the body of a deceased member of his former community. Expecting a quiet night, Yakov soon finds himself fighting an ancient and malicious demon which threatens to take over his mind and spirit. In the tradition of the Golem, The Vigil tells a gloriously scary – and very Jewish – tale.

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