Horror drama directed and co-written by Irish playwright Conor McPherson. Ciaran Hinds stars as Michael Farr, a widower who begins to have strange, supernatural experiences. He meets Lena Morelle (Iben Hjejle), an avid ghost story teller, at the town's annual literary fair and explains the unsettling incidents to her. The two grow closer but when author Nicholas Holden (Aidan Quinn) comes to town, Michael has to fight for Lena's affections. Meanwhile, his visions are becoming darker and more alarming.