The Last Straw
Directed by Vince Cruz, Stanley Wong
Gray, having retired from the world of competitive boba drinking is drawn back in when confronted by his over-the-top rival, Ice. With the help of his friend, Jasmine, he trains to become who he was meant to be and rediscover his lost passion.
Vince Cruz loves puns, action films and B-movies. He cut his teeth in film production with his Youtube channel, Slammarang! and soon turned to making short films to give realization to his imagination.
Stanley Wong is a Writer, Director, Editor, and Actor who grew up in Louisiana. He’s made numerous award winning short films. Most notable being “Pac-Man” and last years Armed With a Camera short, “Hand Fart”.
Producer: Vince Cruz
Directors: Vince Cruz, Stanley Wong
Writer: Vince Cruz
Cinematographer: Homer Dulu
Sound Mixer: Oscar Ho
Editor: Stanley Wong
Cast: Tony Garbanzos, Cat Limket, Quincy Surasmith, Jessica Blanc
Shorts Programs / 130 minsIn an effort to inspire, motivate and mobilize the Filipino-American and Filipino filmmaking community, we challenged them to create short films to premiere at The Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 2017. As a result, filmmakers of various levels of experience stepped up to share their artistic voice and storytelling. We are proud to present their efforts to all of you! - Craig Obligacion-Wilson
In This Program: The Last Straw, Colored Hearts, The Legend Of The Basketball Ghost, Plaza Blvd, I Don’t Love You, What You Don’t Say, Uncle Eddy, Miss Understanding, Madeira, Man of My Dreams, Finding Ronwe, Lolo Pepe