four years as an artist

I was always afraid to call myself an artist when I was younger. I was writing all the time and I definitely had ambitions but I had such high regard for artists and what they do that I was not ever going to call myself one until I felt that I had earned that right.…Read more four years as an artist

when it rains…

I'm going to be writing like a beast this month. I wonder where all these opportunities were when I was in Manila and in good health. I had all the resources that I needed back there and the space but, no, that's not how my life has been ever since I began my professional career…Read more when it rains…

Tabang: After Principal Photography

Principal photography for Tabang finished last Sunday and we had a cast party the following evening. The whole crew, cast, and the many people who have helped us put this film together, and our loved ones came to celebrate a job well done. Considering the amount of work that went into the short film, three…Read more Tabang: After Principal Photography

Back to work (sort of…)

Yesterday, we had the script reading for Tabang, a short film I wrote for my Dad and Lore Reyes. It's a regional film, with an all Ilonggo cast and crew and my script was translated into Hiligaynon, our language here in Bacolod. They have begun principal photography today and then tomorrow, we shoot major scenes.…Read more Back to work (sort of…)