Winner, Network for the Promotion of Asian Cinema (NetPAC) Award at the 32nd Hawaii International Film Festival (October 11-21, 2012)
The NetPAC jury decided unanimously to give the award to Apparition “for its courageous exploration of religious faith, guilt and forgiveness through masterful storytelling and visual imagery”.
"Religion, morality and politics combine powerfully in 'Apparition', Vincent Sandoval's outstanding sophomore feature. This intelligently scripted and deeply moving mood-piece ...deserves to materialize at fests everywhere." - Variety
• 17th Busan International Film Festival -- New Currents competition, October 2012
• 32nd Hawaii International Film Festival - October 2012
• 31st Vancouver International Film Festival -- Dragons and Tigers section, October 2012
• 13th San Diego Asian Film Festival, October 2012
• 8th Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival (Manila) -- In Competition, Winner: Best Sound Design
• 1st Kochi International Film Festival, December 2012
Starring Mylene Dizon, Jodi Sta. Maria, Raquel Villavicencio and Fides Cuyugan-Asensio. Written & Directed by Vincent Sandoval.