Treb has directed TV shows, commercials, live concerts, and over 300 music videos. He has done album cover shoots for some of the Philippines’ best artists as well. He took up Bachelor of Fine Arts Major in Advertising arts at the University of Santo Tomas. He pursued his passion for filmmaking and studied at the Mowelfund Film Institute, and at the International Institute for Film and the Arts.
In 2016, he attended the American Society of Cinematographer’s Masterclass in Los Angeles, California.
His first feature film “Respeto,” received seven awards in the Cinemalaya Film Festival 2017 which includes Best Picture, NETPAC Jury Prize, Best Cinematography, Best Editing, Best Sound, Best Supporting Actor, and Audience Choice Award and the grand jury prize at the FAMAS 2018.
His international awards include Best Film, Best Director and Audience Choice at the Cyprus Film Days Film Festival 2018, Centenary Award for Best Debut Feature Film at the International Film Festival oF India (Goa). His film also got the Youth Days Jury Prize at the Exground Film Festival, Best Youth Feature at the Carrousel International du film de Rimouski (Quebec) 2018 and the Silver Uncaged award for Best Feature Film at the New York Asian Film Festival 2018.
Treb is one of the featured producers in the 2019 Marché du Film's Cannes Producers Network Spotlight representing the Philippines.