Taut and thrilling, this intense sci-fi drama is the first instalment of a trilogy based Jeff VanderMeer's series of three books called the Southern Reach Trilogy.
This fast-paced thriller revolves around a team of four (a biologist, an anthropologist, a psychologist, and a surveyor) who set out into an area known as Area X. The area is abandoned and cut off from the rest of civilization. They are the 12th expedition. The other expeditions have been fraught with disappearances, suicides, aggressive cancers, and mental trauma. So, what are the chances for this expedition to obtain some real answers? What is the price each one will have to pay on this adventure?