#screensparks: ‘dearest sister’ from laotian director mattie do arrives on VOD

Dearest Sister from Laotian horror director Mattie Do debuts on Shudder VOD North America on January 14. Do’s second feature tells the story of a village girl who travels to the Lao capital, Vientiane, to care for her rich cousin who has lost her sight but can also communicate with the dead.

The film is only the 13th feature ever to come out of Laos. It won second prize in the Focus on Asia category at the 2016 Sitges Catalonian International Film Festival

Watch the trailer.