Ep 150 ! Alejandro Landes: How he made the Sundance winning hit ‘Monos’

For our 150th BONUS episode we sat down with acclaimed writer and director Alejandro Landes to talk about how he made his award winning feature, the thought provoking, unsettling look at human nature in the stunning looking survivalist saga ‘MONOS’! (OUT NOW)

He talks to Giles Alderson (The Dare) about how he wrote the movie, raised finance and even started shooting before he had all the money, How he cast and directed the kids, how he prepped MONOS and how it felt to win big at Sundance.

WATCH ‘MONOS’ here: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Monos-Blu-Ray-Alejandro-Landes/dp/B07ZQN9Y1W


The Dare is released on March 3rd in US – Pre-Order The Dare here: apple.co/32fSWox

WATCH The Dare trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5aZVm2drjY

This episode is sponsored by ScreenCraft www.screencraft.org

ScreenCraft’s screenwriting competitions have secured managers and agents for hundreds of screenwriters around the world. Apply now for the film fund, or in the Action, Sci-Fi, Comedy, Horror or short script competitions here

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