Quiver Distribution announced today that they have acquired North American rights to The Survivalist. The post-apocalyptic action thriller stars Golden Globe Award winner Jonathan Rhys Meyers (“The Tudors,” Elvis) and Academy Award nominated John Malkovich (Being John Malkovich, Velvet Buzzsaw). Matthew Rogers penned the script which marks his debut feature. The film is directed by Jon Keeyes’ (Red Hour) who is also producing alongside Yale Productions’ Jordan Yale Levine and Jordan Beckerman.
After a viral pandemic decimates the world, a survivalist is forced to take on a group of heavily armed fanatics who believe that he is harboring the woman who is key to ending the virus and repopulating the world.
“We’re delighted to again be partnering with Yale Productions after our successful collaborations with Becky and Chick Fight,” said Quiver Distribution Co-Presidents Berry Meyerowitz and Jeff Sackman. “John Malkovich and Jonathan Rhys Meyers lead the incredible cast of this wall-to-wall action thriller that we’re eager to introduce to our audiences.”