© 2017 by Pelikmata Productions. 

Ma-Gulong Sayaw ng Buhay

(The Complicated Dance to the Wheel of Life) Short Film

Title: 

Ma-Gulong Sayaw ng Buhay (The Complicated Dance to the Wheel of Life)

 

Year of production: 2014

Running Time: 11:35 min

Color / Sound / Subtitled

 

English Script Translator: Christine Marie Velasquez

English Script Translator: Fr. Jun Abog

Assistant Production Designer: Christian Lelis

Production Manager: Key Connections Events Management

Assistant Director: Racquel Medina

Producer: Mediarama Creatives 

Editor.Music.DOP.Writer.Director: Arjanmar H. Rebeta

 

Thanks to: Tahanang Walang Hagdanan, Inc., Aling Violy’s Junk Shop, Macabenguil Family, Candelon Family Cruz Family, Burce Family, Erwin Acosta, Roy Llenares, Joma Cruz, Aicelle Oberio, Erick John Candelon

FILM FESTIVALS

 

Winner

  • Ma-Gulong Sayaw ng Buhay (The Complicated Dance to the Wheel of Life)

  • Inspired Faith Film Festival (FL, USA; February 18-20, 2016)

  •       -  Best of the Fest (Mini Film Category) 

  • «LAMP» International Film Festival 2017 (Perm, Russia; 23rd November, 2017)

  •       -  Winner (Short Dramatic Film)

  • 4th Sorok Short Film Festival 2017 (Manila, Philippines; November 30, 2017)

  •       -  Silver Award

  •       -  Best Actor for Christian Apolinario

  •       -  Best Director Nominee for Arjanmar Rebeta

  • 15th Film Festival Seize the Film (Novi Sad, Serbia; September, 20-24, 2017)

  •       -  Semi-Finalist​

Nomination

§  2nd Branson International Film Festival (Branson, Missouri, USA; April 4 – 7, 2019)

o  Best Short Film

  • 4th Sorok Short Film Festival 2017 (Manila, Philippines; November 30, 2017)

o  Best Director

 

Official Selections

  • Grace Film Festival (USA; April 23-25, 2015)

  • Life Fest Film Festival (Hollywood, USA; April 30-May 3, 2015)

  • Festival International Entr'2 Marches in Cannes (9 rue Louis Braille, CANNES 06400, France; May 17-22, 2015)

  • Tracce Cinematografiche Film Fest - International Short Film Competition; 4’ Edition 2015 (Nettuno, Roma, Italy; June 25-28, 2015)

  • 3rd Extraordinary Film Festival (Maison de la Culture, Namur, Belgium; November 11-15, 2015)

  • Whatashort India International Online Film Festival (WIIFF) 2015 (New Delhi, India, November 11-December 20, 2015)

  •  [CERDANYOLA] Screen 2016 (Cerdanyola del Vallès, Barcelona 08290 Spain;  April 1 – 29, 2016)

  • 9th CMS International Children’s Film Festival  (Lucknow, India; 5-13th April, 2017)

  • 300 Seconds Short Film Festival 2017 (Toronto, Canada; July 10, 2017)    

  • 15th Film Festival Seize the Film (Novi Sad, Serbia; September, 20-24, 2017)

  • International Film Festival of Odisha (Odisha, India; November 14-17, 2017)

  • Cefalu Film Festival (Palermo, Italy; 2018)

  • CINEFILIPINO Film Festival 2018 – Super Short Category (Metro Manila, Philippines; May 9-15, 2018)

  • Diwa Filipino Film Showcase of Seattle (Washington, USA; June 2-3, 2018)

  • Realtime International Film Festival (Lagos, Nigeria; June 24-30, 2018)

  • 15th Cinema Touching Disability Film Festival (Austin, Texas, USA; October 1-31, 2018)

  • 11th FilmAid Film Festival (Nairobi, Kenya; September 3-21, 2018)

  • 6th Universal Kids Film Festival (Istanbul, Turkey; September 20-24, 2018)

  • 3rd International Short Film Festival Pune India 2018 (Pune, India; September 27 – November 7, 2018)

  • 2nd Branson International Film Festival (Branson, USA; April 4 – 7, 2019)

  • 2nd RKDS Film Fest (Valdosta, Georgia, USA; July 11-14, 2019)

  • 6th Children's International Film Festival (Catawba County, North Carolina, USA; April 15-26, 2019)

 

Special Selection & Exhibit

  • 100 Films for One Hundred Years; 2nd Cycle of the HIDDEN CINEMA: The Virtual Experience of the Philippine Cinema’s Centenary (Makati, Philippines; August 13, 2018)

Featured

  • Viddsee: Short Films for a Global Audience (2016)

Acknowledgement & Appreciation​​

  • As support to SensAbility dedicated to the Senior Citizens &  Persons with Disabilities