THE COLONY

STATUS:  Completed

US RELEASE: September 20th (RLJ Entertainment)

GENRE:  Sci-Fi Action

DIRECTOR:  Jeff Renfroe

WRITERS:  Jeff Renfroe, Patrick Tarr, Pascal Trottier and Svet Rouskov

CAST: Laurence Fishburne, Kevin Zegers, Bill Paxton

PRODUCERS:  Paul Barkin, Marie-Claude Poulin & Pierre Even and Matthew Cervi

PRODUCTION COMPANY:  Alcina Pictures, Item 7, Mad Samurai Productions

SYNOPSIS:  Beneath the icy surface, survivors of Colony Seven struggle as food supplies dwindle and temperatures continue to drop. Plagued by illness and internal conflict, the colonists suspect the worst when they mysteriously lose contact with Colony Five - the only other known settlement. Sam, a strong-willed mechanic with a tragic past, joins a team headed up by Briggs on a dangerous expedition to find out whathappened.  After a hellish trek, they discover a threat much worse than imagined, and now Colony Seven must win asavage battle to preserve the last of humanity.