International film â€˜Deep Goldâ€™ goes underwater in PHL
Hollywoodâ€™s underwater moviemaking technology streams with Philippinesâ€™ best locale in the upcoming action film “Deep Gold,” which stars international actresses Bebe Pham and Jaymee Ong. Joining them is Philippinesâ€™ Joel Torre in a very notable role.
Written and directed by Michael Gleissner, whoâ€™s also known for his award-winning work in “Irreversi,” “Deep Gold” is filmed entirely in the scenic islands of Cebu and Palawan where a champion free-diver Amy (Pham) and her sister Jess (Ong) are entrapped in a web of lies on the disappearance of a government plane carrying a fortune in gold.
Amy then gets involved in a web of lies and deceit as she seeks the truth on the disappearance of his boyfriend along with the fortune.
“Deep Gold” features eye-popping 3D action sequences, including spectacular underwater footage using the shooting tank located at Bigfoot facilities in Cebu.
Gleissner together with Rick Robinson, the filmâ€™s director of photography and an Emmy Award winner leads us deep into the bottom of filming the movie under Philippine waters.