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
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"
DC Web Fest - April 6, 2018
LA Asian Pacific Film Festival - May 5, 2018
World VR Forum (Switzerland) - June 7-10, 2018
Seattle Transmedia & Independent Film Festival - July 26-29, 2018
Seoul Web Fest - August 16-18, 2018
Toronto New Wave Film Festival - August 25, 2018
Tacoma Film Festival - October 4-11, 2018
Edmonton Short Film Festival - October 13, 2018
DTLA Film Festival - October 19-21, 2018
LUSCA Film Festival (Puerto Rico) - October 18-24 / November 1-7, 2018
Baltimore Next Media Web Fest - November 1-4, 2018
VR Days Europe (Amsterdam) - October 24-26, 2018
Chicago International Arthouse Film Festival (Blow Up Film Fest) - November 11, 2018
*additional screenings TBA
DC WEB FEST 2018
Photography by Bogdana Ferguson
Set construction by Jeff McCrum