Eduardo Roy’s Pinakamahabang One Night Stand will be among the gay short films featured in the 1st Queeriosity International Film Festival, opening on February 4 (UP Diliman Film Institute), continuing on February 11-17, 2009 at Robinson’s Galeria Movie World.
On the festival: Sinehan Digitales, the country’s most prodigious producer of gay, lesbian and queer media products with its trailblazing indie gay and lesbian videos Duda, Bathhouse, Quick Trip, Retaso and Showboyz is currently organizing the First QUEERIOSITY INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL in Manila, Iloilo and several other cities in the Philippines.
On Roy’s Pinakamahabang One Night Stand (showing with 3 other shorts on February 4, 7:00 PM, UP Cine Adarna):
“Kapag ako lang mag-isa, kinakantot ako ng kalungkutan!” – Paul
Story: Paul and Sam are lovers who casually invite strangers every night for a ménage-a-trois. Paul will grow tired of the game as his love for Sam deepens. But Sam takes Paul for granted, by having sex with other men in his presence, instead of him. Three is crowd but in this set-up, Paul feels alone. Until Jigs, who will matter, gets into the picture. ‘Ang Pinakamahabang One Night Stand’ was selected as the only Asian short film to compete in the Festival del Mar (Ibiza International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival) in Spain, Reeling Chicago Film Festival International, Grand Canaria Film Festival Spain. PINAKAMAHABANG ONE NIGHT STAND Cast: Christopher Canizares (Mr Pogi 2004, Cosmopolitan Men batch 2004), Venjie Pallena and Gem Cabreros. Director: Eduardo Roy jr.