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Active Vista presents films on the frontlines that speak truth to power. These films banner the most relevant issues of our times, inviting us to look closer and beyond the headlines, and examine the social architecture and infrastructures that enable the horrors that haunt our nation.

Synopsis:

A college student, his girlfriend, and bestfriend get more than what they bargained for when they decide to learn about the dark days of Martial Law straight from an old retired soldier who may be one of its worst abusers.


Festivals & Awards:

- Best Editing, Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival 2018, Philippines 

- Best Actor, Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival 2018, Philippines 

- Outstanding Performance by an Actor, FAMAS Awards 2019, Philippines 

- Indie Movie Sound Engineer of the Year, Star Awards 2019, Philippines


About the Filmmaker:

Benedicto Mique, Jr. is a film and television writer and director whose works cross-different genres such as drama, comedy, action, horror, suspense, and romantic stories. He's been working in the entertainment industry for more than 20 years. He started his film career in Star Cinema. His film, ML won Best Editing in Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival 2018 and garnered a nomination for Best Picture, Best Direction, and Best Screenplay in Gawad Urian 2019.

  • Year
    2018
  • Runtime
    90 minutes
  • Language
    Filipino
  • Country
    Philippines
  • Rating
    R-16
  • Director
    Benedict Mique Jr.