The Mountain Thief
|Manuel Gonzaga, Randy Cantonjay, Richard Casas|
In a world of monstrous mountains of trash, Julio and his son confront their ultimate fight for survival as they seek refuge and redemption from war and hunger. Together, they navigate territorial rivalries and intense desperation among scavengers, surviving--and finding love--despite horrific living conditions. Julio, involved in a murder incident, must prove his innocence to avoid his family's banishment and ultimate starvation.
(Tagalog with English subtitles)
2010 special Jury award at the San Francisco International Asian-American Film Festival