April 7, 2016

Filipino Diver Benjie Tayag To Appear In An Environmental Documentary Movie Called Earth: Code Blue

Benjie Tayag, an experienced Filipino diver and environmentalist from Boracay Island, Aklan is set to star in an environmental documentary movie called Earth: Code Blue by the American movie producer and director Will Harper. Harper has produced dozens of projects for celebrities like Oprah, Clint Eastwood, Lenny Kravitz, and Jamie Foxx. The director has also worked on projects for Intuitive Entertainment, Leo Burnett, ESPN, CBS, ABC, Universal, Paramount, Disney, and Warner Bros.

Benjie Tayag who is a diver for the Sangkalikasan Producers Cooperative or SPC said that he has already met with Harper. Tayag is very active in his advocacy of coral restoration in the popular island resort of Boracay. According to the diver, the documentary focuses on the effects of human destruction of the environment. Tayag added that the movie also discusses the impact of environmental degradation on the lives of less privileged people. The objective of the film, according to Tayag, is to raise awareness on a global scale the effects of environmental destruction.

Portions of the movie will also be filmed in Indonesia and Singapore. The documentary is still in production. No release date has been announced yet.
Eroded corals.