Night of the Living Dead: Darkest Dawn, also known as Night of the Living Dead: Origins, is a 2015 computer animated horror film directed by Krisztian Majdik and Zebediah De Soto and produced by Simon West. A production first begun in 2009, the film is a re-telling of the original Night of the Living Dead (1968) in a contemporary setting.
An animated re-telling of the original Night of the Living Dead film. Set in modern day New York City rather than 1960s rural Pennsylvania. Centers on a group of desperate survivors fighting to stay alive barricaded in an abandoned apartment building. Confined, cut off from the world, and under constant attack from the undead hordes closing in around them, the six main characters struggle to survive while also confronting their own sense of compassion and humanity.