The Hole in the Ground is a film directed by Lee Cronin, from a screenplay by Cronin and Stephen Shields. It stars Seána Kerslake, James Cosmo, Kati Outinen, Simone Kirby, Steve Wall, and James Quinn Markey.
It had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on 25 January 2019. It is scheduled to be released on 1 March 2019, by Vertigo Releasing.
The story follows a woman named Sarah O’Neill who tries to escape her broken past and build a new life with her little son Chris. The setting is on the edge of a rural town in the Hinterland. An unpleasant encounter with a mysterious neighbor throws Sarah into an insane nightmare of paranoia and distrust.