We are deeply saddened to learn that Filipino filmmaker Francis Xavier PASION passed away on March 6th, 2016, aged 38. CROCODILE (BWAYA), his third feature film, was shown at TOKYO FILMeX 2014 in Competition, and was awarded the Grand Prize.
He was also an alumnus of “Next Masters Tokyo 2010” (currently “Talents Tokyo”), and his new project “REACTIVE” had been selected for “Next Masters Support Program”, a financial support program for the alumni of Next Masters Tokyo, Talent Campus Tokyo and Talents Tokyo.
Francis Xavier PASION filmography
“Sampaguita, National Flower” (2010)
“Crocodile” (2014) TOKYO FILMeX 2014 Grand Prize
We would like to express our sincere condolences on the untimely death of Francis.