The Lore of MIDSOMMAR

An essay exploring the storytelling treasures of the arthouse horror film by Ari Aster

Opening mural from Midsommar

Fans of Ari Aster will be familiar with his divisive and provocative work as a filmmaker. He dives deep into cultural taboos in his short films Munchausen and The Strange Thing About the Johnsons. It should not shock anyone who has seen this work that his feature length films would…