Monos is an upcoming American Thriller film directed by Alejandro Landes and written by Alejandro Landes, Alexis Dos Santos. "Monos" He has won twelve awards, including the jury special at the Sundance Festival. International critics have compared it with films such as Apocalypse Now, by Francis Ford Coppola. Monkeys, directed by the Colombian-Ecuadorian Alejandro Landes, is vertigo, adrenaline and little contemplation. An action film about war in a country that has lived it for more than half a century but had not told it from that genre. And the bet that is emerging as the possible representative of Colombia to the Oscar.
Monkeys is the story of a group of teenagers who belong to an unidentified armed group in a diffuse country that could well be Colombia. In the midst of the harshness and cold of a wasteland they receive weapons and military training, the mission of caring for a kidnapped foreigner and answering for a dairy cow before the high command of her organization. The pack fails, the war is approaching, the hostage tries to escape and the chaos and violence that leads the actors and the spectator are unleashed through a frantic trip to the thicket of the jungle and an unstoppable river like the movie.
Principal photography commenced on March 18, 2018 in Las Vegas, United States and concluded on May 10, 2019. The film is set for release on September 13, 2019.