A24 has acquired North American rights to Cannes Un Certain Regard selection Lamb starring Noomi Rapace.
The Iceland-set drama premieres on the Croisette next Tuesday (July 13) and marks the feature directorial debut of Valdimar Jóhannsson.
Rapace stars alongside Icelandic actors Hilmir Snaer Gu∂nason and Björn Hlynur Haraldsson in the story of a childless couple in rural Iceland who make an alarming discovery one day in their sheep barn.
However not long after they face the consequences of defying the will of nature.
Jan Naszewski’s Warsaw-based New Europe Film Sales previously announced a raft of pre-sales.