Eddie Garcia's film goes to Toronto Film Fest

Posted at | Updated as of 09/01/12 8:17 PM

MANILA, Philippines - Veteran actor Eddie Garcia shared his excitement to fly to Canada for the special screening of his film "Bwakaw" at the Toronto International Film Festival.

Garcia's performance in "Bwakaw" won him the best actor trophy at the 2012 Cinemalaya Film Festival.

On Thursday, Garcia failed to attend the premiere night of his film. Report has it that he underwent general check-up.

The comedy drama "Bwakaw" is the story of an elderly man and his dog. It will hit theaters this September 5.