According to The Hollywood Reporter, IFC Films recently picked up the U.S. distribution rights to Dead Snow.

The film was written and directed by Tommy Wirkola.

It looks at eight medical students on a skiing vacation who suddenly find themselves confronting Nazi zombies.

"We are thrilled to work with Tommy and our friends at Elle Driver on this unique film," stated IFC Entertainment president Jonathan Sehring. "Tommy is a talented new filmmaker in world cinema, and we look forward to helping introduce him to U.S. audiences."

Evan Jacobs