Oculus is a 2013 American supernatural psychological horror film written, edited and directed by Mike Flanagan. The film had its world premiere on September 5, 2013, at the 2013 Toronto International
Film Festival (TIFF) and received a wide theatrical release on April 11, 2014. Karen Gillan stars as a young woman who is convinced that an antique mirror is responsible for the death and misfortune that her family suffered. The film is based upon an earlier short film by Flanagan, Oculus: Chapter 3 – The Man with the Plan.