The Woods, a Family’s Dangerous Secret


The Woods is set in two time spans: 1994 and 2019, and tells the story of a Warsaw prosecutor, Pawel Kopi?ski, who is still grieving the loss of his sister from twenty-five years ago – the night she walked into the woods at a summer camp and was never seen again. But now, the discovery of a homicide victim – a boy who vanished along with Pawel’s sister – reveals evidence that links him to her disappearance.


As hope rises that his sister could still be alive, dangerous secrets from his family’s past threaten to tear apart everything that Pawel has been trying to hold together.

Grzegorz Dami?cki, Agnieszka Grochowska, Wiktoria Filus and Hubert Mi?kowski play the main roles. The series will also feature young Polish talent such as Adam Wietrzy?ski, Jakub Gola, Martyna Byczkowska i Kinga Jasik.


The Woods is directed by Leszek Dawid and Bartosz Konopka. Pawel Flis is the director of photography. The series is created by ATM GRUPA S.A. with Anna Nagler as creative producer and Andrzej Muszy?ski and Harlan Coben serving as the executive producers.

The show will air on Netflix June 12, 2020.

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