“Honor Thy Father” will have its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Director Erik Matti announced on his Facebook account that the film “Honor Thy Father” where John Lloyd is the lead actor, will have its World Premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) next month.
According to the TIFF website, the movie was described as “A pair of married white-collar swindlers run afoul of their latest victims, in this suspenseful crime drama from celebrated Filipino director Erik Matti.”
Honor Thy Father failed to enter the top 8 movies for the Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) this year and John Lloyd aired his dismay for not being included in previous interviews.
“Malayo siguro sa criteria na mayroon ang MMFF, and we totally respect that. Siyempre, hindi naman kami ang committee, sila ang committee so they get to decide," he added.