The film that brought pride to the Philippines in the recently concluded 29th Tokyo International Film Festival is part of the biggest film festival in the country!
Directed by Jun Robles-Lana, Die Beautiful competed in this year's Tokyo Film International Film Festival! Paolo Ballesteros won the Best Actor award for his portrayal of a transgender woman named Trisha who makes a living out of joining beauty contests. In an unexpected event, Trisha dies. But before she passed away, her dying wish was to transform into different celebrities each night of her wake. With a conventional father who wants her to get buried as a man, how will her dying wish be fulfilled? Watch the full trailer below:
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