In an attempt to still deliver quality stories amidst a global pandemic, Cinemalaya goes digital this year with 10 short films slated for its main competition. These films can be accessed via VIMEO on August 7-16, 2020. Select titles will be available via iWant and TFC after the festival.
The main entries can be rented in bundles that cost only P75. The complete package that includes retrospective shorts and full-length features, talkbacks, and fringe events costs P350.
The 10 short films in competition this year are the following:
“Ang Gasgas na Plaka ni Lolo Bert” (The Broken Vinyl Record) by Janina Gacosta and Cheska Marfori
“Ang Pagpakalma sa Unos” (To Calm the Pig Inside) by Joanna Vasquez Arong
“Excuse Me Miss, Miss, Miss” by Sonny Calvento
“Fatigued” by James Mayo
“Living Things” by Martika Ramirez Escobar
“Pabasa Kan Pssyon” by Hubert Tibi
“Tokwifi” by Carla Pulido Ocampo
“Utwas” (Arise) by Richard Salvadico and Arlie Sweet Sumagaysay
“The Slums” by Jan Andrei Cobey
“Quing Lalam Ning Aldo” (Under the Sun) by Reeden Fajardo