10 Years in 40 Seconds
Afrofuturism • 20m
Three kids must adapt quickly and leave childish things behind to survive, when a zombie apocalypse makes its way to Atlanta.
In this coming of age, zombie film, pre-teens Yaya, Jared and Dre begin their day slanging water on the corner before running into Gordy, their friendly neighborhood junkie. Little do they know, Gordy has been compromised by a contagious virus that turns the living into the undead. The young hustlers team up with Spade, a local drug dealer and his girlfriend, Mila in an effort to save Gordy and ultimately themselves. However, this attempt goes awry when Gordy bites Spade! Now, the kids must rely on their self-absorbed teacher, Mr. Lach to get them and Mila to safety. On their journey, lives are lost, dreams are killed, and new realities are accepted. How will these kids navigate a world they aren’t meant to survive and how do they hold on to their innocence during the process?
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