Jake Cuenca’s Comeback Indie via Requited for Cinemalaya 2017

Not a stranger to independent movies, Jake Cuenca makes his comeback indie in Requited.

This time, the highly-regarded star is dipping his hands into movie production with the Cinemalaya 2017 finalist Requited, which also stars himself and Anna Luna.

The romance-drama film directed and penned by Nerissa Picadizo centers on the journey of ex-lovers Matt and Sandy, who rode their bicycles from Manila to Mt. Pinatubo in order to fulfill the dying goal of the former, who is suffering from Parkinson’s Disease.

You’ll really root for them eh. Talagang aasa ka na magkabalikan sila. Ang daming hirit at patama sa isa’t-isa,” shared Jake about their characters.

Jake’s first co-production project and his second Cinemalaya entry after Nuwebe, Requited took almost two years to create. But prior to joining being an official film entry into this year’s Cinemalaya, the film has already