FORMAT: Short Film
RELEASE DATE: November 2009
WINNER:
FIRST PLACE/GRAND PRIZE

DIRECTV Film Challenge

Directed by
PATRICIO GINELSA

Written by
CHRIS SANTIAGO
PATRICIO GINELSA

Story by
PATRICIO GINELSA

Produced by
MISSI TOLENTINO

Director of Photography
JASON K. INOUYE

Edited by
A.J. CALOMAY

Music by
TONY CHENG

Co-Producers
PATRICIO GINELSA
A.J. CALOMAY
RUSS TAN

Associate Producers
MELANIE FONTANILLA
LILLIAN PRIJOLES

CAST

Tony Kim
FRANK KOGA-PAK

Anne Kim
JUNIE HOANG

Judy Kim
SAMANTHA NGUYEN

Interviewer
DAVE RIGSBY

Hotel Receptionist
ANNABELLE BORKE

Announcer
BRAD SHIPLEY

Hotel Attendant
ARTURO CALOMAY

Hotel Patrons
DESTINY AJA
ERLINDA CALOMAY
SAMBARAN CHATTERJEE
JOSE CHOTO
HANS CRUMP
KRISTOFFER ESCUDERO
SHAWN "CHILI" KERKHOFF
GABE PAGTAMA
CHRIS SANTIAGO
KABIN THOMAS
TONY TRUJILLO
JOSE VELASQUEZ

Spelling Bee Participants
DOMINIC CHAVIRON
RICKY CRUZ
JOSH FELDMAN
DANIELLE HERNANDEZ
AARON NGUYEN
APRIL SUTTON

Spelling Bee Audience
ERICK ARAGON
JOEL BUENAVISTA
A.J CALOMAY
JOHNNY CARNEVALE
VANESSA CHAVIRON
AARON COLEMAN
MARCO CAPEM
FIANA FELDMAN
KRYSTEL GAPASIN
KRISTINE HERNANDEZ
IRIS HILL
CHRIS KOSTOLEFSKY
MARIA LOPEZ
RICKY MONSALVE
KAREN NGUYEN
VINCE NGUYEN
GABE PAGTAMA
LILLIAN PRIJOLES
CHRIS SANTIAGO
KIMBERLY SUTTON
MISSI TOLENTINO

1st AD
LAWRENCE IRIARTE

Camera Operator
BENJAMIN KANTOR

Key Grip
ANTON DELFINO

Gaffer
MEL RAMOS

Best Boy Grip
CHRIS LORA

Best Boy Electric
ELSON ROS

Sound
CESAR ARVIZO
RAYMOND NAVAL

Makeup
CRISTINA BALMORES

Assistant Editor
JOEL BUENAVISTA

Lead Visual Effects Artist
MIGUEL BAUTISTA

Visual Effects
RITCHIE PASILIAO

Color Correction
MIGUEL BAUTISTA

Sound Mixer
RYAN FRIAS

Storyboards
LEROID DAVID

Title Design
DARRIEL GINELSA

Art Department
MELANIE FONTANILLA
LILLIAN PRIJOLES
JOHN DUMLAO

Production Assistants
EDDIE BOUZAS
JOSE CHOTO
HANS CRUMP
KRYSTEL GAPASIN
GABE PAGTAMA
DIANA A. TOLEDO
HUGH YANUARIA

Behind the Scenes
GABE PAGTAMA

Still Photographers
ERICK ARAGON
GABE PAGTAMA
CHRIS SANTIAGO

Special thanks to
FILMAKA
JASON HAIKARA
CAROLYN GRAY
BIRNS & SAWYER
DIRECTV
PHILLIP KIM
KAC MEDIA
PETER CHOI
USC RADISSON HOTEL
ASHLEY REID
GARY STILES
WINSTON EMANO
DARRIEL GINELSA
USC CAMPUS FILMING
VICTORIA DAVES
PAGTAMA FAMILY
NORMANDIE CASINO
BILL CURD
KARLO DEZA
AUBREY AQUINO
GITA GOVAHI
ANTHONY KIM
KRYSTLE MILAN
LARRY VERSOLA
SIHO MEDIA
XYLOPHONE FILMS

Produced by
KID HEROES PRODUCTIONS
in association with
DIRECTV and FILMAKA

2009