This movie tells the love story between the introvert and shy Baste (Francis Magundayao) and the school’s notorious “Queen Bitch” Kai (Barbie Forteza) as they undergo the high school life and find meanings with each other. Sheltered by his poor but loving family, Baste has a good future ahead of him, while Kai, despite her immaturity and volatile nature, is alone, and has a strong feeling with the school heartthrob, River (Jon Lucas).
Jose Bartolome: Guro
“Jose Bartolome: Guro” is a story of Jose Bartolome, a dedicated teacher who is torn between having a prosperous life in America or educating his illiterate countrymen.
The Philippines is being geared up to be interconnected through a system called One Wired Nation (OWN) and eventually have faster and easier access to information across the country. But this is not what it seems. MASKARA follows the story of Pia Gorospe as she tries to uncover the truth behind the death of Willie Miranda, the PrimeCon Executive and the Author of the project OWN. As she slowly puts bits and pieces of the clues left by Willie to her before he was murdered, Pia gets to meet Bert Javelo, PrimeCon’s suave marketing executive and Alex Mayo, a military intelligence operative. One of them is hiding the truth and pretends to be in love with her. The other one is defending the truth and would be willing to die for her. Their quest for truth takes them all the way to Marinduque as the quaint town which celebrates the Moriones tradition.
Jose Rizal's life and works are recounted through a series of non-linear flashbacks which reflect on various aspects of his life - as writer, propagandist, lover, friend, brother, doctor and the man that inspired a revolution.
Maestro Fredo, a tyrant captain fixates to claim the treasures of the sea -- no matter what in whatever diabolical technique for as long as he profits. He employs dozens of men, mostly children, in his dangerous expeditions. Conditions aboard the ships are oppressive. Children are often overworked and his crew is furious with the way they are living. He blames the sea for claiming the lives of his family and he exacts revenge by plundering its depths.
Greg uses a fake Facebook account to trick people into depositing money into his bank account. Assuming the persona of a fictional guy named Bam, he flirts with a filthy rich woman that he met online. But in time, he falls in love with Daisy and is confused whether he will push through with the scam or admit his feelings for Daisy
“GULONG” (THE BICYCLE) is about friendship, love and life. The story is told from the point-of-view of Apao, a smart, kindhearted boy whose quest for an old bicycle reveals the stuff he is made of. With him on this adventure are his cousin Momoy and his best friend Tom-Tom. The story begins with a question: How are our 3 friends going to spend their summer vacation? Tom-Tom suggests that they go to his uncle's fishpond, an hour's bike ride from where they live. Apao and Momoy have a problem -- they don't own a bike! There are no jeepneys and it is too far to walk. Momoy finds an old bicycle but the owner, an old woman named Maggie, will only give it to him if he pays her a hundred pesos. He agrees and promises to come back with the money the next day. This starts a series of events which affects Apao, his friends, his family and even his community. In the end, a discarded 40 year old bicycle connects the past to the present and becomes a catalyst for healing old wounds and reviving a love affair that has long been left for dead.
Robert saves enough money to buy the burial site next to the grave of the woman he loves. However, when he claims it, he finds it has been sold to another man, whose burial is the following day. Robert’s jealousy will take him to extreme situations in his attempt to be next to his Yenni until the end of time.
House Of Cards
Not all children are created equal. A heartfelt drama about a mother's attempt to gain entry into the silent, secret world her daughter has entered after the tragic death of her father.