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Joey Agbayani was born in Quezon City, Philippines in 1965. While studying Architecture at the University of the Philippines, Agbayani participated in several film workshops and seminars sponsored by the Goethe Institute, the Mowelfund Film Institute, and the UP-Film Center. His very first short film "The Eye in the Sky" won 1st Prize and Best Student film at the 1984 Experimental Cinema of the Philippines Short Film Festival. Today, Agbayani continues to make animated and live-action film projects. His recent animated shorts "Lola" and "The Ghostwriter" received major awards from several international film festivals. Agbayani's films have been shown in worldwide and prestigious festivals.
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