Transcendence Films got one of the most beautiful actresses in the industry to topbill in a film where her soul, her character and she herself would go astray from the usual. In the upcoming indie film Astray, Angel Aquino will play a role of Katie, a heartbroken woman whose heart is still bleeding in pain and unrequited feelings. But what makes her role any different than a woman haunted by melancholic musical scores to most of her previous films? Well, in Astray, Angel Aquino will get to kiss a girl as her character Katie would fall in love with another woman.
The woman is named Lynn (Althea Vega), a wandering soul lost in a realm she cannot fully comprehend yet exists for a reason. The movie is set in the sprawling backdrop of the picturesque “Pinto Art Museum”, these star-crossed lovers reunite in a spiritual reality where underneath the unspoken words that wants to be heard, is the intense love from the depths of The Universe to weave its transcendent powers to heal Lost Souls.
The new role goes to show how versatile Angel Aquino is as an actress but also how actresses of today are open to do ‘very challenging’ roles. In fact, she is not the only Aquino to consider a role who gets to kiss a girl. But then, Astray is
The movie is starring Angel Aquino, Althea Vega and Elvert Bañares. Astray is written and directed by Nerissa Picadizo.