FILMS
"No puedo darte más que mi amor"

(Can't give you more than my love) 

Written and Directed by Lud Mônaco

 

Genre: Drama (2012)

 

Brief synopsis:​​ Brief story about a neurotic girl who longs for more than her partner's love.

 

Production note: 

The photography was made with one polystyrene, a wire, 1 quartz, and a ladder. 

 

 

 

Amateana

(Amateana - First digital short film)  

Written and Directed by Lud Mônaco 

 

Genre: Drama (2012)

 

SynopsisAnna is a submissive woman who makes her husband's coffee everyday, always very careful to do not mistake the amount of sugar. However Anna is about to realize she can't even put make up without his permission and deep further that she doesn't look at else than the ground.

 

Production note

The director's house went through a radical change to become the film set. 



 

 

 

 

 

(Stop, but carry on) 

Written and Directed by Lud Mônaco

 

Genre: Road Movie; Comedy-Drama (2013)

 

Brief synopsis: Two friends travel hitch-hiking, across the Spanish territory bound for Granada. They try to leave behind their lives in Barcelona.

 

Production note

Due to the low budget, the heads of department had to do hitch-hiking to visit the film locations.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Frames, Shooting Stills, Work info, Etc

"Enjoy the drama"

Written and Directed by Lud Mônaco

 

Genre: Enjoy the drama (2015)

 

Brief synopsis:​​ By revisiting her past, a young woman realises she can finally move on with her life.

Production note: 

The film was shot in eight hours and all the escenes were born on set. 

 

 

 

"Soif de Fenêtre"

(Thirst for the Window)

Written and Directed by Lud Mônaco

 

Genre: Road Poem (2016)

 

Brief synopsis:​​ Only watching life pass by a car window can calm her down. This is a road poem about a woman in an overwhelming search of love. 

 

Production note: 

Film shot from the luggage rack of a two door car. The four member crew hit the road and the locations were found on the way.  

 

 

 

"She Made It"

Written and Directed by Lud Mônaco

 

Genre: Experimental (2017)

 

Synopsis:​​ A young lady wanders through the building of an afterparty, meditating on her life. She searches for a way out of her ruined and solitary world but cannot escape confronting her destiny. 

 

Production note: 

Short work shot with an entirely Turkish crew, an English interpreter & heart language.

 

 

 

"A Rough Cut
of Love"

(Um Corte Brusco de Amor)

By Lud Mônaco

 

Genre: Docu-Fiction (2016)

 

Synopsis:​​ Alessandra is a young Brazilian immigrant employed at a factory in North London. A working class heroine, she grafts hard to keep her position. Alessandra laughs, smokes and eats four Donuts a day from IKEA round the corner to help her keep going. She fears the day when the machines will come and she will either be promoted to machine operator or made redundant.