About the film
ritual new england based on short story small village short film
Release Date: January 02, 1969
|Production Companies||:||Encyclopædia Britannica Educational Corporation|
|Producers||:||Larry Yust, Clifton Fadiman, Jeanne Robinson|
|Writers||:||Shirley Jackson, Shirley Jackson, Larry Yust|
Every year, on June 27th, in a small village in New England, inhabited by no more than 300 people, a lottery is held in which a family is chosen as part of a ritual to ensure a good harvest.