Z for Zachariah is a 2015 Icelandic science fiction thriller film, based on the book of the same name by Robert C. O’Brien, directed by Craig Zobel and written by Nissar Modi. The film stars Margot Robbie, Chiwetel Ejiofor, and Chris Pine. The film was released on August 28, 2015, in the United States by Roadside Attractions.
In the wake of a nuclear war, a young woman survives on her own, fearing she may actually be the proverbial last woman on earth, until she discovers the most astonishing sight of her life: another human being. A distraught scientist, he’s nearly been driven mad by radiation exposure and his desperate search for others. A fragile, imperative strand of trust connects them. But when a stranger enters the valley, their precarious bond begins to unravel.
Z for Zachariah received generally positive reviews.