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Marlon, the trusted chauffeur of a corrupt Filipino politician into underage girls, is ambushed by kidnappers while driving his own and his boss’s daughter home from school. Marlon’s daughter is taken by mistake. To save her, he navigates between his boss, ruthless kidnappers and the police, eager to name him a suspect, with out letting on the wrong girl was taken. Events spin out of control, dragging everyone into spiral of deceit and betrayal that leaves no one innocent.
Filmed in 17 days in Manila with no permits, Morales has crafted a taut, morally complex thriller, set in the sinister world of political corruption and child prostitution.
Country: Canada / Philippines
Duration: 1hr 24
Version: Tagalog, with French and English subtitles
Director: Ron Morales
Producer: Rebecca Lundgren, Sam Rider
Screenplay: Ron Morales
Cinematography: Sung Rae Cho
Editing: James Lesage, Ron Morales, Jorge Olorgegui
Music: Adam and Steven Schoenberg
Cast: Arnold Reyes, Menggie Cobarrubias, Dido de la Paz