“We the Animals” film, based on Justin Torres novel, set for release

July 31, 2018

Congratulations to Justin Torres, whose highly-praised debut novel, We the Animals, was recently adapted to a film of the same name and shown at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival. The film, the directorial debut of Jeremiah Zagar, won the festival’s NEXT Innovator Award. The Orchard distribution company has bought the domestic distribution rights to the film, which is slated for release in Los Angeles on August 17, 2018.

View the trailer here.

Read his Q + A with NBC News here.

See movie showtimes here.