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‘Excuse Me, Miss, Miss, Miss’, the first PH short film at Sundance

POP! — 29.1.2021

Sundance Film Festival has just selected ‘Excuse Me, Miss, Miss, Miss’ to be screened under the short film category  a first for the Philippines.

‘Excuse Me, Miss, Miss, Miss’ is a social satire about the plight of contractual workers in the country. Directed by Sonny Calvento, the 15-minute film tells the story of a miserable sales lady desperate to get regularized.

It won the Audience Choice Award during its debut in the 2019 QCinema International Film Festival. The short also competed in the 2020 Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival. ‘Excuse Me, Miss, Miss, Miss’ gained attention on social media during its Cinemalaya run for its parody of a popular mall jingle.

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