Bakla

by Brandon English and Michael Thór

5 min, United States, English

Brandon, a queer Filipino-American grandson, meditates through his anxiety of having to greet his grandmother Happy Birthday.

Brandon English is a Queer Filipino-American Multidisciplinary Artist located in Los Angeles, CA. He explores his artistry through movement, spirituality, and deep script analysis. He is an actor, director, producer, and writer – but he simply identifies as an Artista (Tagalog for “Artist”). He pulls inspiration from his Filipino roots and his Queer identity. Last summer, Brandon produced “Borracho: Spanish for Drunken Bum” at the Hollywood Fringe Festival 2019, where it won an award and had a complete sold out run. Later that year, he was nominated for Broadway World Awards “Best Featured Actor in a Musical” for his work in Comfort Women: A New Musical. Most recently he starred in “Consent” directed by Andrew Cervantes where the short film won the Grand Jury Award at Outfest Fusion Film Festival.

REGISTER FOR FREE ACCESS TO DIWA 2021: https://bit.ly/3bo8tsp

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Create your website with WordPress.com
Get started
%d bloggers like this:
search previous next tag category expand menu location phone mail time cart zoom edit close