Noomi Rapace Boards Supernatural Drama ‘Lamb,’ Sold by New Europe (Exclusive)

Noomi Rapace has boarded Valdimar Jóhannsson’s supernatural drama “Lamb,” which New Europe Film Sales is selling at Berlin’s European Film Market.The pic marks Rapace’s return to Scandinavian moviemaking following Hollywood movies like Guy Ritchie’s “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows,” with Robert Downey Jr.

and Jude Law, Ridley Scott’s “Prometheus,” with Michael Fassbender, and David Ayer’s “Bright,” alongside Will Smith and Joel Edgerton.“Lamb” is the story of a childless couple, María (Rapace) and Ingvar, who are sheep farmers in Iceland.

On Christmas Eve they find a newborn who is half human, half sheep.

Longing for a child of their own they decide to keep the lamb-child and raise it as their own regardless of the consequences.Rapace said: “A script like this is rare and I directly felt that I had to do it.

I’ve never done anything like this before

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