HipZOMJoint Movie Pick of the Week 12/7/18: Anna and the Apocalypse

A high school/Christmas/zombie/musical.

A zombie apocalypse threatens the sleepy town of Little Haven – at Christmas – forcing Anna and her friends to fight, slash and sing their way to survival, facing the undead in a desperate race to reach their loved ones. But they soon discover that no one is safe in this new world, and with civilization falling apart around them, the only people they can truly rely on are each other…

The film stars Ella Hunt, Malcolm Cumming, Sarah Swire, and 
Christopher Leveaux. It is directed 
 John McPhail and written by Alan McDonald and Ryan McHenry.

Anna and the Apocalypse had its world premiere in the Fantastic Fest on September 22, 2017. On October 5, 2017, the film had its European Premiere at Sitges Film Festival in Catalonia, Spain. On 10 January 2018, the film was picked up for North American and Latin American theatrical distribution by Orion Pictures, with plans to release it for the 2018 holiday season.  The film was released in the United States on 30 November 2018 in limited release, with a nationwide expansion on 7th of December.

Anna and the Apocalypse is now playing in limited release.