Nestle is celebrating their 100 years of existence here in the Philippines.So, in the run-up to Nestlé Philippines’ centennial year they have selected 9 directors to  helm 10 centennial short films under their “Kasambuhay Habambuhay” film anthology.

Kasambuhay Habambuhay Film Anthology features ten 10-minute short films which title & director follows:

  • “Isang Tasang Pangarap” by Sid Maderazo
  • “Downtown” by Stephen Ngo
  • “Oh! Pa Ra Sa Ta U Wa Yeah!” by Jeorge Agcaoili
  • “Silup” by Jun Reyes
  • “Unplugged” by Raul Jorolan
  • “Sali Salita” by A/F Benaza
  • “The Howl and the Fussyket” by Chris Martinez
  • “Cooking Mo, Cooking Ko” by Chris Martinez
  • “Tingala Sa Baba” by Henry Frejas
  • “Sign Seeker” by Carlo Directo

“We envisage the films as an opportunity to reflect upon the values that have made Nestlé’s brands such an integral part of everyday Filipino life for the last 100 years. At the same time we look to the future and our mission to continue providing Filipinos with healthy, nutritious, tasty, and high-quality, Philippine-made products,” Nestlé CEO John Miller said.

Kasambuhay Habambuhay is starring John Lloyd Cruz, Solenn Heussaff, Ramon Bautista, Eugene Domingo, Kiray Celis, Gerald Pasigan, Marvin Agustin, Kaye Abad, Luisito “Kuya Bodjie” Pascua, Mr. Eddie Garcia, Sid Lucero, Ms. Gloria Romero, Neil Coleta, Noni Buencamino, Shamaine Buencamino, Dominic Roco, Eda Nolan, Dennis Padilla, Robert Sena, Isay Alvarez-Sena, Philippine All Stars and Jillian Ward.

There will be a free cinema showing of these films on June 11 and 12 at selected SM cinemas nationwide!

Here's a Teaser for Kasambuhay Habambuhay!

I’ve spotted around trailers for each of the short films already and I think Star Cinema will take part on the distribution for these short films on theaters. 🙂