2020 | Mexico, United States | Fiction

Son of Monarchs (Hijo de Monarcas)

  • Spanish, English English 97 mins
  • Director | Alexis Gambis
  • Writer | Alexis Gambis
  • Producer | Abraham Dayan, Maria Altamirano

After the death of his grandmother, a Mexican biologist living in New York returns to his hometown nestled in the majestic monarch butterfly forests of Michoacán after many years. The journey forces him to confront past traumas and reflect on his new hybrid identity, launching him on a personal and spiritual metamorphosis.