“The dead are coming back to life outside the isolated Mi’gMaq reserve of Red Crow, except for its Indigenous inhabitants who are strangely immune to the zombie plague.”
Excerpt: First Look at Cannes Zombie Title ‘Blood Quantum’ By Brad Miska
“YZ Films will handle worldwide sales (except Canada) on zombie thriller ‘Blood Quantum’, which they also executive produced, at the upcoming Cannes Marché, reports Deadline…A tribal sheriff must protect his son’s pregnant girlfriend, apocalyptic refugees, and other members of the reserve from the hordes of walking white corpses.
Directed and written by Mi’gmaq filmmaker Jeff Barnaby, the movie stars ‘Fear The Walking Dead’ and ‘True Detective’ actor Michael Greyeyes, Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers (On the Farm) and Forrest Goodluck (The Revenant), and was produced by John Christou for Prospector Films and Rob Vroom. Madrona Drive will also executive produce.”