• The Survivalist (2017)

The Survivalist

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 Fouéré, Andrew Simpson, Douglas Russell, Ryan McParland

Director: Stephen Fingleton

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: Fyzz Facility Film One


Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Kim NewmanEmpire

    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

  • 80
    Peter BradshawThe Guardian

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

  • 80
    Matt GlasbyTotal Film

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