Apolikadito (Grandson, come here)

Apolikadito (grandson, come here), is a drama short film about an old man, Lolo Berting. Living alone for almost 10 years, Lolo Berting's life has become dull and routinary. Despite this, he still forces himself to take everything in a positive light and remain the jolly person that he is known as.

But one day, someone suddenly knocks onn his door who introduces himself as his grandson, Robert, who left homem. Although skeptic at first, most especially finally meeting a grandson after his only daughter left him years before. However, he knew that he still had to bring his grandson back home and also grab the chance to meet his daughter again and make things right again. How can he convice Robert to go back home?

  • Aldrich Docor
    Director
  • Aldrich Docor
    Story
  • Janille Go
    Writer
  • Dawn Carreon
    Producer
  • Sophia Geslani
    Assistant Director
  • Marielle Esguerra
    Director of Cinematography
  • Sheridan Valdez
    Director of Cinematography
  • Christine Tatad
    Production Designer
  • Denise Trivinio
    Production Manager
  • Sophia Sioco
    Offline Editor
  • Sheridan Valdez
    Online Editors
  • Robert De Guzman
    Online Editors
  • Shaina Lavarez
    Audio
  • Aldrich Docor
    Trailer/Teaser Editor
  • Angel Dazo
    Key Cast
    "Berting "
  • Peter Gabrielle Tapit
    Key Cast
    "Robert"
  • Joy Mauchline Ras
    Key Cast
    "Marcia"
  • Project Type:
    Short, Student
  • Runtime:
    20 minutes 49 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    March 23, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    1,049 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Philippines
  • Country of Filming:
    Philippines
  • Language:
    Tagalog
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    Yes
  • Excellance 2019
    Manila
    Philippines
    April 23, 2019
    Colegio De San Juan De Letran
    Best Production Design, Best Actor
  • Catholic Mass Media Awards 2019
    Pasay
    Philippines
    Best Short Film
Director Biography - Aldrich Docor

Aldrich Docor (born October 16, 1999) is a filipino student who would like to pursue her filming career. Aside from directing short films, she also do events hosting and film editing.

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Director Statement

I, personally would like to put a touch of comedy even in the saddest part of the story as I do find laughing and smiling very important to make our everyday feel lighter. Lessons don't always come in tears and failure; sometimes, you learn it from laughing your heart away.