Indie film “Pisay” gets two major awards in the 14th Vesoul International Film Festival

Indie film Pisay won the Grand Prix du Jury (Grand Prize of the International Jury) and the Prix du Public (Audience Prize) at the 14th Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinema in France.

The film which is about eight exceptionally gifted high school students set in the politically volatile ‘80s was cited for “good spirit, acting, scenario and direction” by jurors of the film festival considered as one of the oldest and largest Asian in Europe. The film’s director, Auraeus Solito is actually an alumnus of Pisay (Philippine Science High School). Pisay will be shown from February 20 – 27 exclusively at the following SM theaters: SM North Edsa Cinema 8, SM Megamall Cinema 9, SM Manila Cinema 4, SM Southmall, SM Fairview Cinema 6 and SM San Lazaro Cinema 6.