Pyewacket is a 2017 Canadian horror thriller film written and directed by Adam MacDonald. It stars Laurie Holden and Nicole Muñoz. It was screened in the Contemporary World Cinema section at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival.
Leah Reyes is a teenager fascinated with black magic and occult practices. Following the death of Leah's father, her grieving mother decides to move to a remote woodland house for a fresh start, forcing Leah to leave her school friends behind and join her. After a fierce argument with her mother, Leah wishes death on her and performs an occult ritual in the forest from one of her books, to summon the demon Pyewacket to kill her mother. However, Leah bonds with her mother shortly afterwards, and she soon regrets her actions.
|keywords||best friend black magic fresh start grieving mother kill morning occult ritual one night only way police detective pyewacket record school friend wake up|
|musicBy||Bring Me the Horizon|
|producer||Andrew Bronfman Jeff Sackman Joe Sisto Jonathan Bronfman Lori Fischburg Victoria Sanchez Mandryk|
|productionCompany||JoBro Productions & Film Finance Just Believe Productions|
|publisher||Entertainment One Les Films Seville|