Directing portfolio - Bernard Badion
Aswang Next Door
A friendly neighbor has unwelcome news for an expectant mother in ASWANG NEXT DOOR.
Sounds We Have No Letters For - short film
As a blind date goes wrong, a man and a woman agree to end the night early, but struggle to leave the conversation when they connect on a 'dystopian view of dating' over boba. -- Featured CAAM short film on Xfinity Cable February 2017. Selected to the Napa Valley Film Festival, Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival.
Rideshare - short film
On his way to propose to his girlfriend, an anxious man ends up splitting an Uber ride across Los Angeles with a woman desperate to get home to her dog. Shot entirely on iPhone. -- Entry for HBO Visionaries Fellowship.
I Won't Miss You - short film
17-year-old Janey’s best friend Tim begins to appear in her bedroom at night after dying in a car crash and their awkward undeclared feelings begin to surface. -- WINNER of Best Narrative Short Film at the Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival. Selected to San Jose International Short Film Festival, Los Angeles Philippine Film Festival, Seattle Asian American Film Festival, and others.
Los Feliz - A Web Series
An 8 episode web series about a man enlisted by his best friend help hide his affair from his fiance, but ends up falling for the woman instead.
"Slow Machines" - Music Video
A robot goes through the prejudices of a world dominated by humans and girls with really big eyes. -- WINNER Best Music Video at the Chicago Filipino American Film Festival.
DIRECTOR'S REEL - 2015
Bernard Badion's directing reel.
"Wicked Smile" - Music Video
A take on the three little pigs and the wolf they screwed over. -- Featured at the CAAM Film Festival as a Toyota Matrix music video.