SOLUM (2019) Preview of Portuguese survival thriller

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‘Surviving is just the beginning’

Solum is a 2019 Portuguese thriller about a reality show in which eight contestants must fight for their survival on an island. Solum is not just a game — it’s a test, a selection process, and a mirror that confronts the truth of Nature, with the falsehoods of the human race.

Directed by and starring Diogo Morgado from a screenplay co-written with Pedro Morgado, the SLX Productions movie also stars Darwin Shaw (House of Cards; Agents of Shield; Casino Royale), Gonzalo Ramos and Catarina Mira.


Solum is available from High Octane Pictures to rent or purchase on VOD on October 6th 2020.


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Cast and characters:

Gonzalo Ramos … Scott
Darwin Shaw … Paul
Diogo Morgado … DI
Catarina Mira … Carol
Maria Botelho Moniz … Sarah
Carlos Carvalho … Liam
Francisco Froes … John
Luís Lourenço … Kristoff
Anna Ludmilla … Emma
Cláudia Semedo … Emilia

Filming locations:

Azores and Lisbon (studio), Portugal

Technical details:

95 minutes
Audio: 5.1 Surround
Aspect ratio: 2.35: 1


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