Monica Sorelle


“We are our own sun.”
– Ousmane Sembene



Opens August 16, 2024
Coral Gables Art Cinema
Miami, FL

Opens August 23, 2024
BAM Rose Cinema
Brooklyn, NYC

Quad Cinema
Manhattan, NYC

O Cinema South Beach
Miami Beach, FL

Opens August 30, 2024
Gene Siskel Film Center
Chicago, IL

Laemmle NoHo
North Hollywood, CA

Selected News & Press

June 25, 2024
Miami New Times | Best of Miami 2024 Best Film Director: Monica Sorelle

June 3, 2024
Deadline | Indie Spirit Winner & Tribeca Title ‘Mountains’ Gets Domestic Deal With Music Box by Andreas Wiseman 

April 17, 2024
The Miami Herald | Films on Little Haiti gentrification and Cuba in the ’90s win big at Miami Film Festival by Amanda Rosa

March 29, 2024
Miami New Times | Monica Sorelle Shines a Light on Gentrification in Her Film Mountains by Carolina del Busto

March 14, 2024
The Miami Herald | Miami-made film about gentrification in Little Haiti is making a splash at festivals by Amanda Rosa
January 6, 2024
The Hollywood Reporter | Monica Sorelle, Monique Walton, Set Hernandez Win Independent Spirit Emerging Filmmaker Awards

December 5, 2023
Film Independent | These Are the 2024 Film Independent Spirit Awards Nominees

November 17, 2023
New Orleans Film Society | NOFF2023 Audience Awards

November 14, 2023
Roger Ebert | Black Harvest Film Festival 2023 Interview: Monica Sorelle on Her Richly Personal Mountains by Robert Daniels

October 31, 2023
Miami New Times | Oolite Arts Recognizes Another Crop of Ellies Award Winners by Isabella Marie Garcia
October 29, 2023
Commercial Appeal | Indie Memphis Film Festival 2023: Here are the award winners by John Beifuss

October 23, 2023
Deadline | Fusion Entertainment Signs Trio Behind Tribeca Breakout Film ‘Mountains’ by Valerie Complex

October 16, 2023
WLRN | Sundial: Little Haiti fights off development in Monica Sorelle's first feature film by Carlos Frías

October 15, 2023
New Hampshire Film Festival | The 21st Annual New Hampshire Film Festival Announces Award Recipents

October 11, 2023
More to Talk About | Behind "Mountains": Immigrant Representation on Screen ft. Monica Sorelle, Robert Colom, & DJ Reed (Define American)

September 14, 2023
BOMB | Monica Sorelle Interviewed by Monica Uszerowicz

August 16, 2023
Locust Projects | Announcing the 2023 WaveMaker Grantees

August 7, 2023
BlackStar | BlackStar Projects Announces Winners of 2023 BlackStar Film Festival Awards