MUERTO CANYON is a medical thriller. The hantavirus sweeps through a Native American community in New Mexico. A dedicated Native American doctor and a Center for Disease Control researcher work to find the cause of the debilitating and sometimes fatal virus.
Directed and written by Jennifer Peel. Produced by Jennifer Peel and Heather E. Peel. Edited by Jennifer Peel. Photographed by Paul Gentry. Music by Jamie Hall. Principal cast: Keith Egawa (as Dr. Ben Hicks), Jake Waid (Dr. James Reed).