Winslet plays Dr. Erin Mears, a doctor working for the CDC, in this science fiction thriller directed by Steven Soderbergh. When an unknown virus begins ravaging the country, Dr. Mears goes to Minnesota to investigate and organize a public response. Co-starring Matt Damon, Jude Law, Laurence Fishburne, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Marion Cotillard. On working with Soderbergh:
It was an absolutely incredible opportunity, I feel so happy to have worked with Steven Soderergh. I learnt such a great deal from him, I’d admired his work for such a long time. I also admire his choices and the risks that he takes as a director.