Brillante Ma. Mendoza
After working as a film production designer, Brillante Mendoza (born 1960, Philippines) went on to direct features such as THE MASSEUR (2005) and MANORO (2006). KINATAY won him the Best Director prize at Cannes in 2009 and CAPTIVE starring French actress Isabelle Huppert competed in the 2012 Berlin International Film Festival. His film LOLA won the Muhr AsiaAfrica Best Feature Film prize in 2009.