DirectorColm McCarthy Duration Music directorGiles Packham LanguageEnglish
Release date12 March 2010 (2010-03-12) (SXSW) WriterColm McCarthy, Tom K. McCarthy ScreenplayColm McCarthy, Tom K. McCarthy CastTherese Bradley (Jitta), Niall Bruton (Fergal), Claire Catterson (Susan), James Cosmo (Laird), Kate Dickie (Mary), Karen Gillan (Ally) Similar moviesBrendan McCarthy and John McDonnell produced Outcast and Wake Wood
Outcast official trailer
Outcast is a 2010 British supernatural thriller film directed by Colm McCarthy and starring James Nesbitt.
Cathal (James Nesbitt) is a killer who is pursuing his former lover Mary (Kate Dickie). Mary, a woman who comes from an ancient and magical Celtic race, and her son Fergal (Niall Bruton) hide in an outlying district of Edinburgh and use magic to protect themselves, but Cathal is determined to outsmart them. Local residents begin to die at the hands of an unknown force, but is Cathal the killer, or is he trying to destroy the beast?
The film premiered in March 2010 as part of the South by Southwest. It was also screened at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival. The film was released as part of the Bloody Disgusting Selects line.