Basurero is an Official Selection at the 43rd Asian American International Film Festival (AAIFF)

THRILLED to be ANNOUNCING our Basurero Film NEW YORK –                                                EAST COAST PREMIERE October 1-11

BASURERO is an OFFICIAL SELECTION at the 43rd — ASIAN AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (AAIFF) — proudly known as “The First Home to Asian American Cinema.”

The film will be “In The Moment” shorts block section. More details to COME!

Wanting to especially commemorate our NYC Co-Producer Melissa Tolentino Bruijneel and Associate Producers Angelica Locsin and Leandro Lachica! Thank you for being the ones who birthed this whole wild venture with me! ❤

Kudos to our whole AMAZING TEAM, Globe Studios Jericho Rosales Official and CAST! Philippines, US, Korea, and France! And a big thank you to all our crowdfunding supporters who helped make this happen.

Organized by Asian CineVision, it’s the first and longest-running festival dedicated to showcasing the moving image work by media artists of Asian descent for and about the Asian diaspora experience.

There are some brilliant compelling Filipino feature films and documentaries showcased this year to watch too — Arumpac’s Aswang, Ramona Diaz’s A Thousand Cuts, and Raya Martin’s Death of Nintendo! Plus many more!

Congratulations to all!

Basurero is part of the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 36

Announcing our Los Angeles Premiere!

Kudos to our AMAZING TEAM, Globe Studios, Jericho Rosales Official and CAST! Philippines, US, Korea and France!

Thrilled to share that our film is an Official Selection at the 36th Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival (LAAPFF), presented by Visual Communications, which will run online from September 24 – October 31, 2020, and will feature an exciting lineup of productions by Asian American & Pacific Islander artists from across the globe.

The largest festival of its kind in Southern California, the LAAPFF is also a proud Academy Award®-qualifying film festival for the Short Film Awards.

This online fest is geoblocked for Southern California.



Basurero Screening at Minikino Film Week 2020

Deeply heart-moving to know that friends and people from all walks of life watched Basurero. From what I heard, we had a full house and our film received huge applause from the audience.

Thank you Sierra Siri Prakash Bullock for capturing the moment and Edo Wulia and the Minkino Film Week programmers and team.

I felt like I was there. Felt the energy!

With much love and gratitude always.

Minikino Film Week, 4-12 September 2020

If you happen to be in BALI this weekend 🙂

BASURERO will be screening at the MINIKINO FILM WEEK SEPT 4-12, 2020.

Many thanks to Festival Director Edo Wulia and the team for having our film at your very special festival. Wish we could be there!

A unique and out of ordinary International Short Film Festival to reach out to the daily life of the local community. The screens are arranged to provide opportunities for people to re-experiencing the collective film viewing, furthermore to build a space to discuss about their experiences, promoting critical thinking of what they have just watched. Larger screen, watching the screening together, stimulating and encouraging spatial and social awareness.

MFW involves a variety of Micro Cinema & Pop-Up Cinema venues around the island, proposes accessibility for locals in Bali, as well as offering a compelling and unique exposure, for those who want to visit and get to experience Bali more intimately.

Screening Times: Sat 9/5 @18:00 and Sun 9/6 @18:30

Section: SURPRISE / Time to take a ride into the dark and see the light at the end.

Other shorts curated in our category – Bura by Eden Junjung/Indonesia/Singapore International Film Fest; Wild Will by Alan King/Australia/Clermont Ferrand; Important Police Shit by Andrew Betzer/USA/Clermont Ferrand; and Mare by Vule Vasquez/Spain/Festival de Malaga.