Monster Slayer

Monster Slayer

Film Session(s)

20 minutes, USA, Canada, 2015



Monster Slayer is a short film shot on location in New Mexico and the Navajo Nation, featuring an all-Navajo cast, including the renowned artist and childrens' book illustrator Shonto Begay. The film was funded through the support of small donors on Indiegogo, as well as a grant from the Moving Picture Institute. The film also features stop-motion animated monsters in the style of Ray Harryhausen, created with the support of the National Film Board of Canada and the Toronto Animated Image Society.


Director(s): Kjell Boersma

Producer(s): Nicole Garcia, Carrie House, Renaldo Benally, Denny J. Spencer, Shane van Pelt, Robin Lasiloo