Twilight Dancers

Twilight Dancers

Twilight Dancers explores the lives of Philippine's macho dancers. Young men working as dancers in gay bars with most of them driven by circumstances. The story takes a deeper look at how three men... More
1h45m Philippines 2006
18+
Subtitles
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Tags
Gay Romance Coming-of-Age Lust Philippines Movies

Synopsis

Twilight Dancers explores the lives of Philippine's macho dancers. Young men working as dancers in gay bars with most of them driven by circumstances. The story takes a deeper look at how three men make their living in Manila's gay district as they work towards keeping their relationships and trust between each other. Dwight is currently the most popular performer at the gay club. However he is considering to ditch his present macho dancer role to go abroad for better job prospects.He unwisely gets involved with boytoy-hungry Madame Loca, a ruthless corrupt businesswoman. Former dancer Bert is now her bodyguard who tries but fails to warn Dwight.Together with his part time lover Alfred, they negotiate the perils of the shady sex industry and confront issues of love, friendship and betrayal.

★21st century version of "Macho Dancer"
★New Filipino male dancer classic
★Toronto International Film Festival, Chicago International Film Festival and Palm Springs International Film Festival selection

Details

Country
Philippines
Language
FilipinoTagalog
Director
Mel Chionglo
Cast
Tyron PerezCherry Pie PicacheAllen Dizon
Awards
FAMAS Awards 2007 - Best Supporting Actor, Golden Screen Awards 2007 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role, Star Awards for Movies 2007 - Movie Supporting Actor of the Year, Toronto International Film Festival 2006

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