Sammy is a teenager with disenfranchised violent men all around him. Kate watches Sammy from across the hall of their commission flats. This is the story of their inevitable demise.
Matthew Victor Pastor is an Australian filmmaker of Filipino heritage. An alumnus of the prestigious Victorian College of the Arts, his Masters' film I am JUPITER I am the BIGGEST PLANET was awarded Best Director and completed a successful film festival run. In 2018, MELODRAMA / RANDOM / MELBOURNE! won Best Original Score at the 2018 Sinag Maynila Film Festival and was selected to have its Australian premiere at the 2018 Adelaide Film Festival. It was also nominated for the 67th edition of the FAMAS Award (Filipino Academy of Movie Arts and Sciences Award) in the music category. In November 2018, MAGANDA! Pinoy Boy vs Milk Man had its premiere at Monster Fest Australia's leading genre film festival. Screen Australia, Film Victoria, and AFTRS have funded his new short film Fun Times, penned by AACTA & AWG nominated writer Llewellyn Michael Bates (Nathan Loves Ricky Martin), and produced by CJ Welsh (Disclosure). Following this, his feature film Repent or Perish! premiered at the 2019 Oz Asia Film Festival in Adelaide. “It’s about seeing those faces, it’s about seeing those stories. It has a lot of weight.”, said Matthew Victor Pastor, in a recent interview with The New York Times. One thing is for sure, the young director will stop at nothing to see his stories told
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