Over the years, Mikki has worked tirelessly at the craft of storytelling and has recently finished directing his first feature film, Alto. His feature script, Indelible, won an Alfred P. Sloan Screenwriting Award and went on to win their Feature Film Production Grant. His music video for the band, Antigone Rising ("That Was the Whiskey"), premiered on CMT and was nominated for an OUTMUSIC Award. In addition to writing and directing, he has also worked as a film editor, book editor, digital media teaching assistant on a ship that sailed the Atlantic Ocean, researcher, proofreader, and personal trainer. He holds an MFA in Film from Columbia University.
Name: Mikki Del Monico
Lives in: Venice Beach, Los Angeles County, California
Company: Alto the Movie, LLC
Occupation: Director, Screenwriter and Editor
Unique traits: yes!
Film by Alto the Movie, LLC Writer-Director-Editor
"That Was the Whiskey"
Music by Antigone Rising Director-Editor
Film by Indelible, LLC Writer
Alfred P. Sloan Screenwriting Award, Indelible
Alfred P. Sloan Production Grant, Indelible
Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, Runner-Up, Audience Favorite, Alto
VisionFest NYC, Audience Favorite, Alto
Downtown Film Festival Los Angeles, Best First-Time Director, Alto
North Carolina Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, Best Women's Feature Film, Alto
Columbia University (New York, NY)
Bucknell University (Lewisburg, PA)