The Gatehouse

Jack winter, a struggling writer lives with his 10yr old daughter Eternity in an old Gatehouse on the edge of an ancient wood. A new commission for Jack coincides with the discovery of a strange object buried in the woods dug up by Eternity. What follows is a dangerous battle to save themselves and future generations from an ancient force from a forgotten world. Format: Feature Film (100 mins) Genre: Gothic horror/Thriller/kitchen sink weirdness Concept: A horror film for kids. Producer: Clare Pearce Director & Writer: Martin Gooch


A thriller in the style of a Gothic Horror story questions our view of what is right and wrong. Eternity Winter (10) lives in a haunted Gatehouse at the edge of the woods. She likes to go digging for buried treasure in the woods. One day she digs up something she shouldn’t and the forest wants it back…


Scarlett Rayner, Simeon Willis, Linal Haft, Paul Freeman, Hannah Waddingham, Alix Wilton Regan, Melissa Knatchbull, Samantah White.


Director of Photography Mark Hammond Composer Simon Woodgate


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