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ARGENTINA, Colombia, Germany, Netherlands | 105 minutes | 2019

A group of inexperienced guerrillas train hard as part of an obscure paramilitary organization with an American hostage. When the commander leaves the camp, the situation degenerates alarmingly. Between power games and acts of rebellion, this hyper-sensory, carnal, violent and untamed adventure is a head-spinning immersion in an alternate universe: that of a dysfunctional band of young soldiers engaged in baffling rituals. Like an Apocalypse Now in the Colombian jungle, Monos keeps the suspense running high through its meticulous staging and the strangeness of its thunderous score.

"A thrilling survivalist saga." IndieWire
"Monos never settles into one rhythm, keeping audiences on edge." Screendaily

Special Jury Award - Sundance Film Festival, International Competition

Berlin Film Festival

Neûchatel Fantastic Film Festival

Best Colombian film & Audience Award - Cartagena Film Festival

Programs

Thursday October 17, 2019

Program #195
21:00
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 10

Saturday October 19, 2019

Program #249
15:35
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 17

Alejandro Landes

No biography

distribution and credits

  • Screenplay Alexis Dos Santos
  • Producer Fernando Epstein
  • Cast Sofía Buenaventura, Julian Giraldo, Julien Nicholson

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