“On the Job: The Missing 8” will be screened at the Museum of Modern Art in New York

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John Arcilla and Christopher de Leon in “On the Job: The Missing 8”. Image: screenshot from YouTube / Reality Entertainment

Erik Matti’s acclaimed crime thriller “On the Job: The Missing 8” will reach North American audiences for the first time, as it was chosen as one of the films to be exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art in New York.

The director announced that the film, which premiered at the Venice International Film Festival last September, has been selected for the museum’s exhibition in January 2022, as seen on his Facebook page yesterday, November 10. .

“The Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) in New York will showcase this year’s best films in December and January. To greet the new year of 2022, “On The Job: The Missing 8” will be screened on January 2, “said Matti.

He then recalled that the original 2013 film “On the Job” had also screened at MOMA in the past, although he was unable to come to the screening.

“This time I will present the film and I will have a [question-and-answer] after the screening. He wants to visit an honor, “Matti told fans.” Friends and family in New York and the [United] States, join us as we screen the film for the first time in North America. “

The Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) in New York will present the best films of this year in the coming December and January….

Published by Erik Matti On Tuesday 9 November 2021

“On the Job: The Missing 8” stars John Arcilla, Dennis Trillo, Christopher de Leon, Leo Martinez and Joey Marquez, among others. It tells the story of a reporter named Sisoy Salas (Arcilla), who investigates the disappearances of his colleagues.

Arcilla was greeted as Best Actor at the Venice International Film Festival for his performance in the film. He is the first Southeast Asian actor to win the aforementioned honor, also nicknamed Coppa Volpi.

“On the Job: The Missing 8” is the sequel to the internationally acclaimed film “On the Job” starring Gerald Anderson and Joel Torre. JB

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