Joko Anwar's 'Impetigore' Brings Indonesian Horrors to Shudder on July 23rd [Trailer]

Joko Anwar Impetigore Shudder Trailer

Shudder acquired Indonesian filmmaker Joko Anwar‘s (Satan’s Slaves) horror movie Impetigore following its international debut at Sundance earlier this year, and the streaming service has today debuted a brand-new trailer.

The film will premiere on Shudder in the US, Canada and the UK on July 23rd, 2020.

In Impetigore...

"After surviving a murder attempt in the city, Maya, a down-on-her-luck young woman, learns that she may inherit a house in her ancestral village. With her friend Dini, Maya returns to the village of her birth, unaware that the community there has been trying to locate and kill her to remove the curse that has plagued the village for years. As she begins to discover the complicated reality about her past, Maya finds herself in a fight for her life"

The film stars Tara Basro (Satan’s Slaves), Marissa Anita, (HBO Asia’s “Folklore: A Mother’s Love) Asmara Abigail (Satan’s Slaves), Ario Bayu (Dead Time), and Christine Hakim (Eat, Pray, Love).

"Impetigore is my love letter to horror movies I grew up with, slashers, ghost stories, wrapped in a tragic family drama not unlike my family," said Anwar. "I’m excited to be working again with Shudder to bring Impetigore to their members around the world."

Check out the trailer and poster art below.