She was born in Japan and finished her education in Toronto. She started out as an artist whose works were exhibited in the Philippines before working for renowned director Lav Diaz. She debuted as a director of her own rights with the film Big Boy (2011)
Big Boy (2011)
Film type: FULL LENGTH
Big Boy is a coming-of-age tale about a boy and his family in 1950s Mindoro, Philippines, and how he is groomed into becoming the poster boy for his parent’s home-based business. The film is an experimental portrait of a family amidst change — an experience that will engage audiences in something strange but familiar.
John Lloyd Evangelista
Writer | Director | Cinematographer