Francis Xavier Pasion
95 mins | Drama | 2008

“Jay” is the name of the two protagonists in the film. Jay Santiago is a gay TV producer documenting the family of a gay hate-crime victim who happens to be his namesake, Jay Mercado. In the process of production for his TV program, Jay Santiago intrudes into the private grief of the other Jay’s family and he is drawn to the secret life and love of his subject. WARNING: Do not believe everything you see as truth.


Baron Geisler, Coco Martin, Flor Salanga, Angelica Rivera, Jericho Espiritu, JC Santos


Producer, Screenwriter & Director Francis Xavier Pasion, Line Producer Ronal Mangubat, Director of Photography Carlo Mendoza, Music Scorer Mark Locsin, Assistant Music Director Gian Gianan, Editor Chuck Gutierrez, Sound Recordists Karla Pambid,  Joey Santos, Cutting Edge Productions, Production Designers Kast Serraon, Chuck Gutierrez, Francis Pasion, Production Managers Hans Audric Estialbo, Andrew Legarda, Art Director Kariktan Pagarigan, Script Consultant Armando Lao, Design Consultant Leo Abaya, Costume Designers Rowena Sanchez, Cha Idea

*Cinemalaya Award-Best Film, Best Editing (Francis Pasion), Best Performance by an Actor (Baron Geisler)