The Wicker Man(1973)
From the writer of 'Frenzy & Sleuth' Anthony Shaffer's incredible occult thriller
Writers: Anthony Shaffer (screenplay)
A police sergeant is sent to a Scottish island village in search of a missing girl whom the townsfolk claim never existed. Stranger still are the rites that take place there.
Plot: Sgt. Howie travels to Summerisle to investigate the disappearance of a young girl. He discovers that the locals are weird and unhelpful, and becomes determined to get to the bottom of the disappearance.
Awards: 1 win & 6 nominations.
Did you know: Until 2009 this film was never officially released in Germany. Only then it was released on DVD by Kinowelt (however, since it was not released before, without a German dub).
Studios: British Lion Film Corporation