The Girl With All The Gifts, by Colm McCarthy
We keep on disclosing the films for the 2016 edition. Here is another movie that will be present in the official section: The Girl With All The Gifts, a film based on the homonymous novel written by Mike Carey in 2014.
The director Col McCarthy gives the book pages a reality shape with the help of the author himself who also wrote the screenplay.
Infection? Zombies? A bit of both things awaits us in this film that depicts a gloomy and dystopic future. The Girl With All The Gifts stars Gemma Arterton, Glenn Close and Sennia Nanua among many others.
Zombie cinema is definitely soaring, this is a fact and you will be able to check it up twofold at Molins with the screening of The Girl With All The Gifts along with the already announced Train To Busan.
Title: The Girl With All The Gifts
Timing: 111 min
Country: United Kingdom
Director: Col McCarthy
Screenplay: Mike Carey
Music: Cristobal Tapia de Veer
Photography: Simon Dennis
Editing: Matthew Cannings
Cast: Gemma Arterton, Glenn Close, Paddy Considine, Anamaria Marinca, Dominique Tipper, Anthony Welsh, Sennia Nanua, Fisayo Akinade, Yusuf Bassir, Daniel Eghan, Elise Reed, Richard Price, Amy Newey, Matthew Smallwood, Lobna Futers
It is a dystopic future and humanity has been almost completely devastated by the spread of some kind of mushrooms that lodge some kind of zombie virus. In the middle of this total apocalypse a group of scientists study the hungries, the second generation of people born after the mushroom irruption. They are half humans who are eager to sink their teeth into their victims.