SHORTS

“SHORTS” / COLOR / PHILIPPINES / 2008

SYNOPSIS

“SHORTS” is a comedy shot in the form of a mockumentary. It tells the
story of Richard Marquez, 25, a young, hotshot copywriter and
production designer of one of the country’s top advertising agencies
who suddenly “snaps” or seems to have snapped as relayed by people
close to him.

He seems to be doing anything to make his newly bought shorts dirty to the fear of everyone.

What really happened to him? While it is told in a humorous manner, “Shorts” is a serious commentary on how we tend to make conclusions but in the end, the joke is really on us.

ACTORS:

Peejay Lanot as Richard Marquez
Nora Ruth Aquino as Ate Lits Mariano
Jhovannie Santos as Butterflew Mariano
Jemil Bautista as Yano Mariano
Andy del Rosario as Cipco Mariano
Jobert Monteras as Edu Mansanas
Direk Jeffrey Jeturian as himself
Gina Pareño as herself
Direk Sockie Fernandez as herself
Marvin Javier as Dr. Leyson
Mary Acel German as Prof. Delgado
Eduardo Argonza as Mang Ed

PRODUCTION CREW:

Director: Seymour Barros Sanchez
Executive Producer: Eloisa Espino-Sanchez
Assistant Directors: Richard Legaspi and Jaypee Zuñiga
Scriptwriters: Karl Sebastian and Meyor Sanchez
Editors: Conrad Zaguirre, Jr. and John Wong
Production Managers: Louise Sanchez and Monica Lou Medina
Director of Photography: Andrew Topacio
Gaffer: Eduardo Victor Elma
Best Boy: Jonathan Batoy
Production Designer: Sunny Completo

Production Design Team:
Golda Mae Pay-ong
Silver Mae Donggay
Lou Catherine Panganiban
Michelle Bermejo

Script Continuity: Kristin Joy Bactad
Make-up and Wardrobe: Benay Reyes and Erlinda Cinco II
Sound Supervisor: Richard Le
Sound Design: Zechs Zaguirre
Colorist: John Wong

ROYALTY-FREE music from Director’s Cut
ROYALTY-FREE sound from Digital Juice

AWARDS / FESTIVAL / SCREENING

Winner, VIVA-PBO Digitales Short Film Competition 2008

In Competition, Bradford “Bite the Mango” Film Festival in UK 2008

In Competition, 12th Thai Short Film and Video Festival 2008

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