EXCLUSIVE: The filmmaking Ford brothers, Howard and Jon, went to Cannes a few years back to stage a zombie invasion on the Croisette in support of their microbudget Africa-set The Dead. The horror pic went on to a healthy video career in the States and its sequel, The Dead II: India, opened London’s Film4 FrightFest last month. It’s since been selected as a U.S. premiere at Screamfest in LA in October and has a berth at Sitges. Set in Rajasthan, the film sees a devastating zombie outbreak take hold as American turbine engineer Nicholas Burton (Joseph Millson) is forced to trek from one side of the country to the other in order to reunite with his pregnant girlfriend:
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