Tombstone Pillow is an Official finalist at the Golden Wheat Awards 2020 in Turkey.
The short film is about a 9-year old girl who gives the Philippines wealthiest widow a tour of a graveyard that thousands of poor people call home, where she discovers what real riches are. It currently has a total of 25 nominations and 18 wins.
List of Awards & Nominations
- LA Shorts International Film Festival (Los Angeles)
- Around Films International Film Festival (Award Winner) (Amsterdam)
- New York City International Film Festival (Best Actress Nomination)
- Global Short Film Awards Cannes (Best Screenplay and Best Cinematography(Winner) (Cannes)
- Global Impact Film Festival in DC ( Nominee)
- Exit 6 Film Festival (Nominee) ( England)
- New York Movie Awards (Award-winner)
- Hollywood Gold Awards (Award-winner) (USA)
- Venice Film Awards (Award winner) ( Italy)
- New York City Independent Film Festival (Award winner)
- Morehouse College Human Rights Film Festival (Nominee)
- Top Indie Film Awards (Japan Screening) (Award Winner)
- Prague International Monthly Film Festival (Winner) (Czech Republic)
- All Asian Independent Film Festival (Nominee) (Manila, Philippines)
- US Hollywood Int’l Golden Film Award (Award Winner)
- Film for Peace (Award Winner) (Toronto, Canada)
- Concepcion Independent Film Awards (Award Winner) (Chile)
- ICP Entertainment Film Festival (Nominee) (USA)
- Asian Cinematography Awards (Nominee) (Manila, Philippines)
- New York Cinematography Awards ( Best Cinematographer)
- Golden Wheat Awards ( Official Selection) ( Turkey)
- Social Short Antwerp Filmfestival (Nominee) ( Belgium)
Tombstone Pillow cast is led by Award-winning actress-singer, author, and film producer Lourdes Duque Baron together with Ian Taylor Ignacio, Kendra De Mesa, Blake Salcedo, Akram Yesmine Lahmandi, and Cedric Escobar.
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Cast & Crew
Executive Producer: Timeless Entertainment Inc.
Directed by: Dream Team Directors ( Daniel Lir and Bayou Bennett)
Starring: Lourdes Duque Baron, Kendra Sison De Mesa, Ian Taylor Ignacio, Akram Yesmine Lahmandi, Blake Salcedo and Cedric Escobar
Screenplay by: Fraser Kee Scott
Story by: Daniel Lir, Bayou Bennett and Fraser Scott
Director of Photography: Mycko David
Editor: Bella Jones
Music: Hagay Mizrahi
Production Design: Marielle Hizon
Team Manager: Nina Ortencio
Digital Marketing: Christel Payseng
PR/ Media Relations: Maria Urduja Osit Li
Production Team: Rorie Baron and Jong Tabtab
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Tombstone Pillow is already available in Amazon Prime UK
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