Wither on disc

The Swedish splatter film Wither will be released on DVD in Sweden next week. Although the film was released on DVD in USA in August and on BluRay in Germany (as Cabin of the dead) in May, Wither (original title; Vittra) will be available in its home country Sweden from November 27th. Billed as the…

Review: Wither

The first ever Swedish zombie film in cinemas delivers great gore, zizzling zombies and murderous mayhem. When a horror film premiere makes it to the main news on national TV, you know it’s a big thing. Such was the case with Wither (original title: Vittra) which opened in 15 selected theatres across Sweden. Not a…

Wither opens in August

Billed as the “first Swedish zombie film to be shown in cinemas”, the bloodsoaked Wither has been set for an August 9 premiere. Not many independent horror films opens in cinemas in Sweden, but the Stockholm Syndrome-produced Wither will premiere on August 9 in Stockholm (Sergel, Heron City and Jakobsberg), Göteborg, Uppsala, Västerås, Lund, Enköping,…

Wither preview

Following Thale and Marianne, Wither is the next Scandinavian horror film based on Nordic mythology. The independent production premieres next week in Sweden. The wither, or vittra in Swedish, is a type of nature spirit and mythological creature common in Nordic mythology. Elves, dwarves and jotnar are withers, and they all live underground, are invisible…