The Silence takes place in a small town outside the City of Angeles during the end of the world. Sam shares his personal struggle to survive and his preparedness for the cataclysmic infection. He and his love, Amy, come across their first infected person days before the news breaks to the media, and from then on, they struggle to survive not only physically, but emotionally as well. The Orcas Island Project maybe their last hope to survive, but will they make the journey up north? Or will they meet their demise along the way?