The film stars Anna Walton (Hellboy II: The Golden Army) as concert musician Audrey, who suffers a trauma and heads to a secluded spot in the Welsh mountains to heal and hide. Once there, she meets a previous resident of her rented house, Douglas (Tom Wisdom), who died some years ago but is somehow still around.
"I wanted to explore the inherent melancholy of being stuck between two worlds," Carolyn told Empire recently." Soulmate starts off as a very classical The Others (2001) sort of thing, but then goes much more into being a sort of psychological drama. I don't think it quite earns the title of horror..."
It is, however, a ghost story. "All the best recent films in that genre have been Spanish," believes Carolyn. "I wanted to bring the ghost story back to Britain!"
Soulmate is currently enjoying a successful life on the festival circuit, but there are no wider release dates listed as yet.