‘Never go off the trail’
Desolation is a 2017 American horror thriller directed by Sam Patton from a screenplay by Matt Anderson and Michael Larson-Kangas. It stars Toby Nichols, Jaimi Paige, Alyshia Ochse and Claude Duhamel.
After the death of her husband, Abby (Jaimi Page), her son, Sam (Toby Nichols) and best friend, Jen (Alyshia Ochse), venture into the forests of upstate New York on a camping trip, only to find themselves in danger from a mysterious hiker (Claude Duhamel) with malicious intentions.
As the trio attempts to navigate the vast wilderness in search of safety, they find themselves the hunted prey in a deranged killer’s terrifying game and the only way to survive is to kill – or be killed…
Desolation is released in the US in select theaters and on VOD on December 15 via IFC Midnight.
Utica, New York, USA
Running time – 78 minutes