Tuesday 11th February 2020 - 8:00 pm - 10:15 pm, Palmer Building
High in the mountains of an unnamed South American country, eight kids with guns watch over a hostage (American doctor, Julianne Nicholson) and a conscripted milk cow. But when the stronghold comes under attack, the kids and their captive scatter into the jungle where cracks in the unit begin to form.
Colombia 2019 – Spanish with subtitles – Directed by Alejandro Landes with Julianne Nicholson, Moisés Arias, Sofia Buenaventura 102 min
Interwoven with the film’s soundscape, Levi’s music is as boldly adventurous as the movie itself – haunting, challenging, affecting, alarming and utterly mesmerising – OBSERVER
If it’s a hard film to like, Monos is ridiculously impressive filmmaking, savage and surreal, immediate but timeless – EMPIRE