A first look at Xian Lim's directorial and script-writing debut has finally been released.
Through Instagram, the 29-year-old actor shared a teaser trailer for 'Tabon', a psychological thriller narrating the story of a man whose belief in reality is tested when suspects are accused of a crime they believe to not have committed.
"We poured our heart, mind, body and spirit in this project. Literal na dugo at pawis ang binigay ng lahat ng staff, artist and everyone involved in this film," wrote Xian in a caption.
"Maraming salamat sa lahat ng nag tiwala," he added.
We poured our heart, mind, body and spirit in this project. Literal na dugo at pawis ang binigay ng lahat ng staff, artist and everyone involved in this film 🎥🎬 Maraming salamat sa lahat ng nag tiwala. FULL TRAILER SOON! Follow @xl8pro for more updates in our film for #Cinemalya2019 #Tabon
Produced by XL8 Productions, "Tabon" stars Christopher Roxas, Leon Miguel, Benjie Felipe, and Lao Rodriguez.
Other full-length features which will compete in Cinemalaya this year include “ANi” (The Harvest) ,“Annak ti Karayan” (Children of the River), “Fucc Bois”, “Iska”,“John Denver Trending”, “Malamaya”, “Pandanggo Sa Hukay”, “Belle Douleur" (A Beautiful Pain), and “Edward”.
The film festival is scheduled to run from August 2 until August 11.