360° short film about a Filipino cruise ship cleaner who finally gets his chance to perform in the crew talent show. This film was part of the inaugural class of Google's Jump Start program for VR creators.
Line Producer / Unit Production Manager
2017 - Google Jump Start, Inaugural Class
2018 - DC Web Fest, AR / VR Gold
2018 - CINE Golden Eagle Awards, Finalist
2018 - Asia Web Awards, BEST VR360
Crew Center "it draws a parallel between the smiling crew member – who serves your drinks by the pool or cleans your cabin – and the pain those smiles often hide"
Inquirer.net "designed to push forward how narrative stories are told in 360°"
The Filipino Times "an inspiring story told in a new form."
VR Focus "new 360-degree film will shine a light on conditions experienced by Filipino cruise ship workers"
April 6, 2018 | DC Web Fest | Official Selection
May 5, 2018 | LA Asian Pacific Film Festival | Official Selection
June 7-10, 2018 | World VR Forum (Switzerland) | Official Selection
July 26-29, 2018 | Seattle Transmedia & Independent Film Festival | Official Selection
August 16-18, 2018 | Seoul Web Fest | Official Selection
August 25, 2018 | Toronto New Wave Film Festival | Official Selection
October 4-11, 2018 | Tacoma Film Festival | Official Selection
October 4, 2018 | F/Stop Film Festival | Official Selection
October 13, 2018 | Edmonton Short Film Festival | Official Selection
October 19-21, 2018 | DTLA Film Festival | Official Selection
October 18-24 | LUSCA Film Festival (Puerto Rico) | Official Selection
Oct 19 - Nov 4, 2018 | Kaohsiung Film Festival (Taiwan) | Official Selection
October 24-26, 2018 | VR Days Europe (Amsterdam) | Official Selection
November 1-4, 2018 | Baltimore Next Media Web Fest | Official Selection
November 11, 2018 | Chicago International Arthouse Film Festival | Official Selection
Dec 15, 2018 | Asia Web Awards | Official Selection
DC WEB FEST 2018
Photography by Bogdana Ferguson
Set construction by Jeff McCrum