World Premiere at TIFF and Canadian Theatrical Release
Directed by: Gareth Edwards
Starring: Scoot McNairy and Whitney Able
is Gareth Edwards' widely praised feature film directorial debut in which he also served as writer, cinematographer, and visual effects artist. He subsequently directed the 2014 reboot of Godzilla
, and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
takes place years after a NASA probe crash in Mexico led to the sudden appearance of giant tentacled monsters. It follows Andrew Kaulder (Scoot McNairy), an American photojournalist tasked with escorting his employer's daughter Samantha Wynden (Whitney Able) back to the US by crossing through Mexico's "Infected Zone" where the creatures reside.