Confessional@The Outpost’s Indie Film Sunday, 7/25

CONFESSIONAL, the international  award-winning mockumentary shot here in Cebu, will have a FREE screening in this month’s Indie Film Sundays at The Outpost, July 25.

Screening begins at 9 PM.

Helmed by Jerrold Tarog and Ruel Dahis Antipuesto, CONFESSIONAL won Best Film in the First Features Section of 10th Osian Festival of Asian and Arab Cinema in New Delhi, India.

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SineBuano recommends “Astig”

“Astig” – Spin off from the independent film “Confessional”

I bumped into this short film in You tube; because the success and critical acclaim of filmmaker Jerrold Tarog for his work in The Confessional, (which I haven’t seen yet).

ASTIG is a spin-off, so they say, of one of the characters of the Confessional movie.

It’s amazing to see how Cebuano actor Jai Rabin metamorphoses into the story’s swaggering tourist and taxi passenger.

It’s very predictable but that’s the point; the story is a mere look into ethnocentrism… and I’m assuming that’s also one of the themes in “Confessional.”