The words at the beginning of tho new Telefilm Canada horror film DARKEN tells the audience: DARKEN is the resting sanctuary for all souls – whatever that means. Darken is set in a bizarre, mysterious, and violent unknown world supposedly set with danger and death around every corner.
Mother Darken appears to be the God in some alternative universe or different dimension. Her high priestess, Clarity (Christine Horne) and oddball looking and acting assistant, Martin (Ari Millen) accuse a member of their religious sect of betrayal. When the betrayer admits her guilt, she is stabbed and pushed out a door out of this universe.
A nurse, Eve (Bea Santos) helps the wounded…
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