One of Philippine cinema’s scariest films, the horrifying family drama “Yanggaw” (Affliction) about a young girl who gets infected and evolves into a monster, will premiere on YouTube on Sunday (April 28) at 8:00 pm.
The movie stars veteran actors Ronnie Lazaro, Tetchie Agbayani, and Joel Torre in the lead, together with Erik Matti, Aleera Montalla, and more.
The film earned multiple awards including best actor for Ronnie in C1Originals 2008 and Gawad Urian 2009 for his role as the father of the stricken girl, played by Aleera who was hailed as Urian’s best supporting actress. Joel and Tetchie, meanwhile, got the best supporting actors award in C1 Originals.
Its director, Richard Somes, was recognized as C1 Originals’ best director and the film catapulted his directorial career in Philippine cinema.
“Yanggaw” won in digital movie direction, digital movie cinematography, digital production design, and digital movie of the year in the 2009 Star Awards for Movies.
Experience the horror in “Yanggaw” as it streams for free on Cinema One’s YouTube channel starting April 28 (Sunday) at 8:00 pm.