What Keeps You Alive
Friday, August 24 - Sunday, September 2, 2018
On the eve of their one year wedding anniversary, Jules (Emmy Winner, Brittany Allen) and Jackie, played by Hannah Emily Anderson (JIGSAW, USA’s THE PURGE), become embroiled in a merciless fight for their lives when they find themselves pitted against the most unexpected of adversaries: each other. As violence rains down upon their idyllic forest getaway, the women engage in a frenzied psychological and vicious battle that will test the very limits of their instinct to survive.
Official selection: Overlook Film Festival, SXSW Film Festival
- Country Canada
- Running Time 98 minutes
- Distributor IFC in Theatres, LLC
- Director Colin Minihan
- Writer Colin Minihan
- Cinematographer David Schuurman
- Cast Hannah Emily Anderson, Brittany Allen, Martha Maclsaac, Joey Klein
IFC Center does not generally provide advisories about subject matter or potentially triggering content in films, as sensitivities vary from person to person. In addition to the synopses, trailers and other links on our website, further information about content and age-appropriateness for specific films can be found on Common Sense Media, IMDb and DoesTheDogDie.com as well as through general internet searches.