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NOSFERATU Remake In The Works, Director and Writer Announced

imageAccording to Deadline, Studio 8 has set up and untitled remake of F.W. Murnau‘s 1922 silent film, Nosferatu. The Witch director Robert Eggers has been hired to Write and direct the film with Jay Van Hoy and lars Knudsen producing, details on the film is unknown at the moment, but the 1922 film was an unofficial adaptation of Dracula and revolved around the vampire Count Orlok.

Eggers’ recent film, The Witch premiered at this year’s Sundance Festival and got great reviews and led to Eggers taking home the best director U.S. Dramatic prize.