A nervous and jumpy Jacques is in Manila for a nose job, and he’s extremely wary of the locals.
They’re generous with his personal space and have a predilection for knives and blades. He unwittingly becomes an owner of a machete and has to negotiate with local thugs over it for his safety.
He came for a nose job, but found a nose for trouble.
And gets what he wants, by a close shave!
Anuj’s film won the Best Film, Recognition of Achievement in Directing, Producing, Acting, Editing & Location Sound at the NYU NYU First Run Film Festival, Singapore, and travelled to film festivals in Italy, France, Taiwan, and in the US, including to the 2012 Clermont Ferrand International Short Film Festival.