He was so ready for the US.
Buboy couldn’t wait to get out of the Philippines. He waited almost a decade. And finally his American dream was coming true.
He prepared for it in a big way: changed his name from Buboy to Bobby, did a complete cultural immersion, traveled in his sleep to surreal lands of Disneyland, ate Spam whenever he could.
He’s so, so ready.
Nothing could get in the way. And especially not a girl.
Buboy didn’t want to get into anything that would complicate his immigration status.
But when the time came, fate played a naughty one on him.
U. S. F. A. was the Official Selection at the 2014 San Pedro International Film Festival (SPIFF), Los Angeles and the 2015 Sanford International Film Festival (Maine, USA).
Jason is a culture worker, filmmaker, writer, photographer and teacher. His most recent feature film ‘The Spider’s Lair’ has screned at film festivals in the Philippines, Hawaii and Poland.