Robert Eggers on The Witch

“I’d rather sit in a carriage than a spaceship”: Robert Eggers on the archaising inclinations behind his back-to-basics horror The Witch – first published by Sight & Sound In seventeenth-century New England, the excessive religious fervour of William (Ralph Ineson) leads to his excommunication from a Puritan plantation, along with his wife  (Kate Dickie) and children….