‘Fabulous Filipino Brothers’ to be released across platforms Feb. 8
The film follows four brothers in Northern California as their Fil-Am family prepares for the ultimate Filipino event: a wedding. It’s made up of four vignettes, ranging in location from Northern California to the Philippines. It features everything from cockfights and adultery to romance, food and family.
Dante Basco and his brother Darion co-wrote the film, which made its world premiere at the 2021 SXSW Film Festival. Their whole family appears, including brothers Derek and Dionysio, and sister Arianna. Also in the cast are Solenn Heussaff, Tirso Cruz III, Liza Lapira, Joe Jitsukawa and Joey Guilla.