In Cinemas Now: The Desert Said Dance


This is the story of four men whose passion come before any paycheck. 

Man and machine against the elements. Pushing the limits of what’s possible, through some of the most beautiful landscapes on our planet.

At the end of 2019 (alongside our friends from Mojave Productions), Monster Children Films spent three months roaming California and Mexico filming our first feature-length documentary: The Desert Said Dance. Directed by Lincoln Caplice, we followed Forrest Minchinton, Colton Udall, Derek Ausserbauer, and Nic Garvin, capturing their sheer determination for glory in the Baja 1000, the world’s longest non-stop, point to point, off-road race.

Each with motivations of their own, this was a motley crew united by motorcycles, with the common goal of proving to themselves and the world that they are alive and that the dance must go on.

Forrest and his dad on the tools, working side by side.

Two years later, we’re proud to present it to you on the big screen, with all the surround sound and popcorn and beers you could ever dream of. This is one will get everyone’s heart beating, and stoking the flames of adventure again.

We have screening dates in Australia and USA locked in (with more to be announced), along with Japan, New Zealand and Europe. Grab tickets below or head to The Desert Said Dance website to request a screening.

Australian Cinema Dates
March 4  – Byron Bay, NSW
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March 10 – The Orpheum Theatre, Sydney
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March 19  – Port Macquarie, NSW
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April 3  – Avoca Beach, NSW
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April 6 – Gold Coast, QLD
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April 7  – Melbourne, Vic
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USA Cinema Dates
March 15 – Brain Dead Studios, Los Angeles, CA
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March – New York City, NYC
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March 22 – Denver, CO
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March 24 – Austin, Texas
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