Midsommar ( lit. Swedish: Midsummer) is a 2019 American folk horror feature film written and directed by Ari Aster (Hereditary). The movie stars Florence Pugh, Will Poulter, William Jackson Harper, Jack Reynor and Julia Ragnarsson.
The story follows a young couple visiting an isolated Swedish village; over the course of their vacation, they discover that its residents participate in an eccentric set of seasonal traditions. The recent death of the main character’s parents casts a sense of dread over the proceedings.
Midsommar will be released by A24 on August 9, 2019.