Dawning follows brother and sister Chris and Aurora as they travel to visit their father and step-mom at the family cabin. As the first night unfolds with uncomfortable small talk and tension, tragedy strikes when the beloved family dog is found mortally wounded. Almost immediately, a crazed blood-soaked stranger barges into the cabin and tells the family that he has come to save them . . . but from what?
Though their unwanted guest may just be a lone maniac, menacing noises outside suggest the presence of something far more frightening. It's not long before the family realizes a dark f-rce is at play - one that wants them all dead by the dawning of the day.
Director Gregg Holtgrewe's Dawning is a psychological thriller that ratchets up the tension as it uncovers the hidden demons that can tear a family apart. With its mysterious and unpredictable plotline, it will rivet viewers till its shocking and disturbing end.