Many people know that feeling of being obsessed by a celebrity – posters on the walls, an overwhelming sense of infatuation and the fantasy of one day meeting your idol. Filipino teenager Jane is obsessed with actor Paulo Avelino.
After a performance at a shopping mall, Jane follows Avelino and hides in the back of his truck. «Never meet your heroes», the saying goes, and Jane gets to know exactly why.Read more
Filipino director Antoinette Jadaone is known for her romantic dramas. In Fan Girl, she draws on her own enthralling experience of meeting her idol to explore the dark side of fandom. Fan Girl is an emotional and at times unsettling experience with a strong lead debut from Charlie Dizon.
This film is available at Kosmorama Digital 8th – 28th March.
|Original title||Fan Girl|
|Language||Filipino, English, Tagalog|
|Cast||Charlie Dizon, Paulo Avelino|