The Survivalist Poster

Release Date: May 19th, 2017

DVD Release Date: October 3rd, 2017

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary
During a food shortage a survivalist lives off of a small plot of land in the forest. When two women show up looking for food and shelter, his existence is threatened.

Cast: Martin McCann, Mia Goth, Olwen Fouere, Andrew Simpson, Douglas Russell, Ryan McParland

Director: Stephen Fingleton

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: Fyzz Facility Film One

Distributors: IFC Films

Ratings & Reviews

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  • This is a harsh, unsentimental science fiction film, though the performances suggest small surviving flames of empathy and yearning amid the tough, practical attitudes. show more

  • The physical suspense is all but unbearable: a sexualised hunger, fear and need. Fingleton writes and directs with gusto and flair. show more

  • Too slow for the mainstream, perhaps, this presents a disgusted worldview thats painstakingly plausible, however much we may wish differently. show more

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Awards

Nominated Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2015)