A Filipino fisherman, desperate for money, turns to dumping dead bodies into the sea for the current Philippine "Drug War".
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!