Film Director, Film Score Composer, Film Editor, Screenwriter, Sound Designer
Jerrold Tarog (born Jerrold Viacrucis Tarog) is a multi-awarded Filipino film director, composer, writer, editor, and sound designer. All three films he has directed - Confessional, Mangatyanan, and Senior Year - have been critically acclaimed, receiving numerous awards. His Short Film "Faculty" has become a viral hit on Facebook and other social networks. His work as editor, sound designer, and composer on other films have also earned him numerous awards and a reputation as one of the people-to-watch-out for in Philippine Cinema, whether independent or mainstream.
Tarog graduated from the UP Rural High School in Los Baños, Laguna and spent two years in the University of the Philippines Los Baños, before shifting to take a course at the College of Music at the University of the Philippines Diliman, where he graduated with a degree in Music Composition, along with several semesters worth of coursework in film theory.