Shorts B

FOREVER NATIN (OUR FOREVER)

A lesbian couple, Pat and Karen, know fully well that their relationship won’t last for good. So they decide to draft a contract binding them together for a limited period of time, which starts out as a monthly contract, then becomes yearly, until they are together for 7 years. On their 7th anniversary, Pat makes a plan to surprise for Karen.

GENRE/RATINGS: ROMANCE , DRAMA

GET CERTIFIED

In the afterlife, the lost souls are given the opportunity to resurrect to someone else’s body to decide which path they will be taking after, Heaven or Hell.  On her fortieth day, Angelica believes that her calling is to become a full-fledged Demon…but will she get certified?

GENRE/RATING: FANTASY,  COMEDY | PG-13

FISH OUT OF WATER

Fish Out Of Water tells the story of Min-jae, a Korean-Filipino teenager, who is often discriminated against for being mixed-blood.  His utmost desire to belong to the homogeneous and hierarchical Korean society is tested when his single Filipina mother decides to send him to the Philippines one winter day.

GENRE/ RATING:  COMING OF AGE, DRAMA | GP

BUTAS

Is a story of a Woman Miner from the Mountains of Benguet,  who struggles to balance life as a miner and a single parent. Butas will take you to a journey in the life of a mother who is struggling to make ends meet but is hopeful of being able to provide a better life for her son. Due to poverty in her native land she was forced to  work in a foreign country but comes back to the Philippines to take care of her son after the husband died from a mining accident.

GENRE/ RATING: DRAMA | GP

ANG HAPON NI NANDING (NANDING'S AFTERNOON)

An introverted middle-aged man finds a wonderful distraction to his otherwise dull, late afternoons by the farm.

GENRE/RATING: DRAMA | GP

Wawa

A young boy’s journey as they take his father to his final resting place.

Running Time: 10:09 minutes

Pusong Bato (Stone Heart)

Cinta Dela Cruz, a middle-aged faded actress tries to relive her glorious days as a movie star in the 1970s by watching films at home every day.  One day during an earthquake, something breaks into her window and wakes her up from her Hollywood dream. 

Running Time: 20 minutes

Papetir

During a performance, a ventriloquist suddenly finds himself talking with his past.  Will he continue the conversation or remain tight-lipped from a voice long kept?

Running Time: 5:44 minutes 

Mater

When extreme devotion and unconditional love collide, a mother and her daughter find their escape out of the loophole that binds them together.

Running Time: 19:23 minutes

Lisyun qng Geografia (Geography Lessons)

Tib chances upon an old map that triggers him to retrace the places that are special to him and his high school best friend, Tric.

Running Time: 20 minutes

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