Based on a novel of nice success written by Jean Hegland which takes place within the not too distant future, the movie takes middle stage two sisters named Nell (Ellen Page) and Eve (Evan Rachel Wood) who dwell in a home hidden within the forests of Northern California alongside along with her husband lately left a widower. Despite the remoteness of the closest city conjures up them to maintain extra provides available, the 2 sisters will not be the kind of surviving.
Nell is on a regular basis on the web and learning for exams whereas Eva is making ready earnestly for a dance recital that may happen quickly. All these items change the second the present mysteriously minimize. At first, this appears to be an influence failure that occurs sometimes banal, however not solely doesn’t assist however there are even rumors that the entire nation – and even your complete planet – is affected by energy scarcity.
Although present lack hinder their speedy objectives, and Eva Nell is in a barely higher scenario than the remainder of the folks within the space due to the ingenuity of their father. When this “lifejacket” disappears from their lives brutally, two sisters are certain to face an unsure future through which it’s important to determine how they may survive on their very own. They face risks that vary from starvation, illness and inhumanity on the a part of others.