Acclaimed ‘Busong’ screens at Shangri-La

Via Scoop.itEarth Island Institute Philippines

The acclaimed film “Busong” starring beautiful and talented Alessandra de Rossi opens exclusively at Shangri-La Cineplex for a very special theatrical run beginning April 18.


“Busong,” which means instant karma, was screened at the 2011 Cannes International Film Festival Directors’ Fortnight, and won a Best Director award for Auraeus Solito at the 7th Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival. It has received rave reviews in France and in more than 20 international filmfests in Europe, Asia and North America. It was also hailed by Wall Street Journal as one of the “standout” Asian films of 2011. “Busong” was given a grade of A by the Cinema Evaluation Board (CEB).