Inspired by real events, Bamboo Dogs settles into 1990’s Philippines, when police officers Esquivel and Corazon receive a seemingly simple order: apprehend the Kuratong Baleleng gang and take them to police headquarters, where they’re supposed to drop them off. However, halfway there, the orders will change, and the officers will have to decide whether to obey or do what’s right.
He studied at Ateneo de Manila University. Poet, singer and composer, he’s directed over a hundred films between shorts and features. In Sitges, we could see The Very Brief Life of an Ember (16).
Philippines. 2018 (81 min)
PRODUCERSAchinette Villamor, Khavn
SCREENPLAYAchinette Villamor, Homer Novicio, Norman Wilwayco, Khavn
CINEMATOGRAPHYAlbert BanzonWITHRez Cortez, William Buenavente, Ron Capinding
Edition: 2018 Section: Noves Visions Original language: