Co-written by and based on Tom Drury’s acclaimed novel of the same name, THE DRIFTLESS AREA stars Zooey Deschanel, Anton Yelchin, and John Hawkes, and tells the tale of an unconventional romance about death, love and fate. Pierre’s life is saved by a beautiful stranger, and their pasts catch up with them in a violent and transcendent finale.
Zachary Sluser, who co-wrote the screenplay with Drury, is directing.
The film also stars Aubrey Plaza, Frank Langella, Ciaran Hinds, and Alia Shawkat.
The Driftless Area is currently shooting in Vancouver.