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Watch ‘The 12th of June’ Movie Online For Free!

Are you looking for the trailer of ‘The 12th of June’ starring Jade Lopez? Do you want to watch the full version of ‘The 12th of June’ online for free? Guess what? You’ll get it here for free!

Ok, that sounded spammy 😐 But I’m telling the truth!

Eloisa (Jade Lopez) and Robert (Brian Ong) June 12, 2008 scene

Eloisa (Jade Lopez) and Robert (Brian Ong) June 12, 2008 scene

The full version of my second short film ‘The 12th of June’ is finally up online! It is included as one of the competing films at yourindiefilm.com’s online movie festival. It is my first time to join in such kind of contest and I’ll be needing your help!

For the meantime, let me share to you the trailer of ‘The 12th of June‘ with the synopsis found below:

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Adobo@Night Film Festival presents The Best Indie Films of 2009

Calling all Pinoy Indie Film Fans! Do you want to watch some of the Best Pinoy Indie Films of 2009 like Engkwentro, The Arrival, Himpapawid with favorites Yanggaw, Confessional and Kinatay?

adobo@night film festival

adobo@night film festival

Well, the good news is that Adobo Magazine will be hosting their very own film festival featuring the mentioned films! Also, the competing short films of Cinemalaya 2009 and the Best TV Ads of the decade will be shown too.

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The Old Screenplay

Six months ago, I turned one of my short screenplays into a short film. Before the production stage of The 12th of June, I secretly wished that Jade Lopez would agree to give life to the character of Eloisa, who is a virtual assistant who took a one week break from her hectic work at home (nah, she’s not a housemaid, but she works at home). We shot the 22 minute short film in 14 hours. The first part of the post-production somewhat made me feel hesitant to further continue with the whole film. Thanks to those who believed in the story of the film, I was able to complete the whole thing with flying colors.

The 12th of June Script and Storyboard

The 12th of June Script and Storyboard

It’s been my dilemma for the past few days on which concept to shoot first. I have a number of ideas that I would like to write a screenplay for and eventually transform it into a short film. With the deadline I set for myself, I have to consider a lot of things – Schedule of my cast and crew, location, storyboard, equipments (camera, boom mic etc) and of course, the budget. It’s nice to have a lot of ideas in your minds, but the most challenging part there is to choose on which comes first or what concept to prioritize. If only I am a boss of a film outfit with tons of moolah – i’d probably produce a lot of short and full-length films.

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