Saturday, February 27, 2010

The children of Baryo

Beautiful faces. Beautiful children.


One of the greatest faces.

Diana and Irma

Diana Malahay plays Trinidad.
Irma Adlawan plays Josefa. Gino Gonzales our costume designer veils her.
Photos Garret Dillahunt


Mary Cybulski is one of the top script supervisors in the business. Now a stills photographer. Her photos are amazing.
Photo Garret Dillahunt


What's this dudes problem?
Photo by Garret Dillahunt

Friday, February 26, 2010

This place looks art directed

Wherever you point a camera here there is a shot.
Love this wall.
God is watching. Guilt is everywhere.
Donut shop girls.

Piracy rules here

Movie piracy here is beyond insane. You can get any movie you can imagine here.There is a TV channel that is some dude who just plays DVD's.

Kokoy and Joel

Kokoy Jimenez our first AD and Joel Torre one of the stars of our film.
They have been working together for 30 years.


Darwin is our script supervisor and my Tagalog monitor. Lovely guy.

Loneliest WiFi spot in the world

Skyping with Ed

Thank God for Skype.

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Wasps find there light.

Wasps flying into the reflector. Crazy.


This is Raymart Colestines. He plays Malpugas my altar boy. Love this kid.
Mapulgas and the Padre.
Amazing face on this kid.

Holding on

Looked down at my hands and saw all these shadows.

Toril Decay

This shack that's by our set is just crumbling slowly. It's quire amazing actually.

Wednesday, February 24, 2010


Cheryl the assistant editor prepares dailies.
Everyone is invited to dailies. A rare thing.

Chief returns!!!

Raul Morit plays chief. He's great in the movie. Amazing face.

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Dauis Bohol

View of sky from the production office.
Where all the production transportation vans gather. What it looks like in my mind.

Following the blog

Some folks have complained that they're following the blog but not getting my updates.
I'm new at this but I know if you enter your email in the top there you will get email alerts or you can follow on twitter:


Dane contemplates buying a hat!


Fountain in middle of town. The church in the background was probably built around the same time the film takes place. 1900
More wires. They love wires.

We are so fucked!!

All these movies in this package. All pirated.

Monday, February 22, 2010

Hey lady!!

You got any film in that thing?! WTF?!!

We eat Indian

The Indian restaurant right next to to the Tranny bar!


Tranny Bar

Full on tranny bar!!!!

Street Vendors!!

Kids who sell unidentified grilled meats!!

New Pics!!

Have a lot of new pics to post.
Coming soon.


All pirated videos. Dozens of shops. All out in the open. All legal here.

Come inside kiddies!!

Jesus Rules!!!

Religious iconography is everywhere here.
The fear of God here runs rampant.

Jesus and air freshener!!

All you need right here!!!!!

Tagbilaran Nights!!

Trouble with a capital T

Fueled by Tanduay rum these young lads are looking to get into something.


Jemi left today. One of the coolest people. A real Spaniard. We will miss him.

Jimmy and me hold on for dear life!!

Jimmy and me on a tricycle a very popular mode of transportation here.

Sunday, February 21, 2010

The other bed

This is what's on the other bed in my room.
It's a great table!!!

Saturday, February 20, 2010

Tango Tangradi

Billy Tangradi rides on the outside of a multi-cab!!

Costume sketches

I'm wearing in this film some of the finest costumes I've ever had the pleasure of wearing. They are elaborate, incredibly detailed and period accurate. Gino Gonzales our costume designer has done an amazing job. I will post pics as they begin to appear on the schedule.