THE PHILOSOPHERS is a psychological thriller combined with some fantasy, action and dramatic elements.
At an international school in Jakarta, a philosophy teacher challenges his class of twenty graduating seniors to choose which ten of them would take shelter underground and reboot the human race in the event of a nuclear apocalypse.
THE PHILOSOPHERS stars a young ensemble cast led by James D'Arcy ("Hitchcock," "Cloud Atlas," "W.E.") as the philosophy teacher, Sophie Lowe ("Beautiful Kate"), Daryl Sabara ("Spy Kids"), Freddie Stroma ("Harry Potter"), Rhys Wakefield ("Sanctum"), Bonnie Wright ("Harry Potter") and a number of up-and-coming talent including Jacob Artist ("Glee"), George Blagden ("Les Miserables"), Katie Findlay ("The Carrie Diaries"), Erin Moriarty ("The Watch"), among other talented cast.
Written/Directed by John Huddles
Score by Nicolas O'Toole and Jonathan Davis (KORN)