IFC Midnight Picks Up Brandon Cronenberg's ANTIVIRAL
Though specific release plans are not yet known, Brandon Cronenberg's Antiviral has found itself a distribution home in the USA. Bloody Disgusting bring word that IFC Midnight have picked up the scifi thriller which means that if they hold to their normal pattern the film should see a limited US theatrical release along with VOD and home video.
Syd March is an employee at a clinic that sells injections of live viruses harvested from sick celebrities to obsessed fans. Biological communion - for a price. Syd also supplies illegal samples of these viruses to piracy groups, smuggling them from the clinic in his own body. When he becomes infected with the disease that kills super sensation Hannah Geist, Syd becomes a target for collectors and rabid fans. He must unravel the mystery surrounding her death before he suffers the same fate.