Forest of The Lost Souls, The. Begins Cinema Screenings, August 2018

Forest of The Lost Souls, The. Film Details The Forest Of The Lost Souls José Pedro Lopes Floresta das Almas Perdidas

Translated title: A Floresta das Almas Perdidas

Director: José Pedro Lopes 

Writer: José Pedro Lopes

Release Date: August 5th, 2018

Release Format:

MPAA Rating: N/A

Genre:  Drama, Horror, Mystery

Running Time: 1h 11min


The Forest of the Lost Souls is a dense and remote forest, Portugal’s most popular place for suicide. In a summer morning, two strangers meet within the woods.


Wild Eye Releasing acquired the rights to The Forest of The Lost Souls. The recent deal entails a distribution across limited cinemas beginning August 5th, 2018. According to the press release, The Forest of The Lost Souls makes the first cinema release for Wild Eye Releasing. At press time The Forest of The Lost Souls will open in Los Angeles and other cities to follow.

The Portuguese horror film blends a film noir aesthetic while maintaining modern perspective as a slasher and coming of age commentary. DecayMag was one of the first entertainment news platforms to review José Pedro Lopes’ entrant in the Horror market.

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The Forest of The Lost Souls garnered several awards during its film festival circulation. Stay tuned for more updates and developments.

Brooklyn Horror Film Festival 2017
Festival Prize Best Director
José Pedro Lopes
Anexo 82 Produções


Fant, Bilbao Fantasy Film Festival 2017
Panorama Fantástico Best Film
José Pedro Lopes (director)
Anexo 82 Produções (production company)


Triple Six Horror Film Festival 2017
666 Award Best Film – Jury Award
José Pedro Lopes (director)
Anexo 82 Produções (production company)



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