SON OF MONARCHS

Narrative
in post-production
2019
USA/Mexico
sonofmonarchs.com

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Synopsis

After living in New York for many years, a Mexican biologist decides to return to his hometown in Mexico to cope with childhood traumas and reconnect with his estranged brother. He then begins a physical and emotional transformation into the organism he studies: the monarch butterfly.


Un biólogo mexicano en Nueva York decide regresar a su pueblo en Michoacán después de muchos años para enfrentar traumas de su infancia y reconectarse con su hermano; es cuando comienza su transformación física y emocional en el organismo que estudia: la mariposa monarca.

Directed by Alexis Gambis
Written by Alexis Gambis
Starring Tenoch Huerta, Alexia Rasmussen, William Mapother, Paulina Gaitan, Noe Hernandez, Angelica Aragon, Karlo Isaacs, Angel Adrian Flores, Electra Avellan, Juan Ugarte, Juan Ramon Lopez, Fernanda Riviera.
Cinematography by Alejandro Mejía
Produced by Abraham Dayan & Maria Altamirano
Executive Producers : Thomas Campbell Jackson, Matthew Putman, Gerry Ohrstrom, Jonathan Estreich