“But we’re created in the Lord’s image. You don’t think that’s what the Lord looks like, do you?” From master story teller, Guillermo del Toro, comes an other-worldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1963.

In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is trapped in a life of silence and isolation. Elisa’s life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda (Octavia Spencer) discover a secret classified experiment.

THE SHAPE OF WATER is released in Irish cinemas February 16, 2018.