Based on the 2014 book by Mike Carey, and directed by Colm McCarthy and written by Mike Carey, the film stars Gemma Arterton, Paddy Considine, Glenn Close, and Sennia Nanua. It was made on a budget of £4 million and received positive reviews.
FILMED IN BRITAIN
The Girl with All the Gifts was filmed in the West Midlands – Birmingham city centre, Cannock Chase, Dudley, and Stoke-on-Trent.
One of several children immune to a mutated fungal disease that has eradicated free will and turned the rest of humanity into cannibalistic zombies, a gifted young girl escapes the safety of a special school and helps guide mankind’s survival.