In His Island

In His Island

Sa Saíyang Isla

A small fishing community struggles amidst an oil spill. Meanwhile, part of that community is a prepubescent and cheerful young boy struggling with his identity who finds comfort in his dreams of... More
20m Philippines 2017
Subtitles
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Tags
Gay Transgender Coming-of-Age Family Philippines Shorts

Synopsis

A small fishing community struggles amidst an oil spill. Meanwhile, part of that community is a prepubescent and cheerful young boy struggling with his identity who finds comfort in his dreams of becoming a mermaid.

Details

Country
Philippines
Language
FilipinoTagalog
Director
Christian Candelaria
Cast
Anzley CandelariaSelina BoucherRonald Regala
Awards
Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival 2018 - Balanghai Trophy for Best Screenplay - Short Film, NETPAC Award for Short Film, Gawad Urian Awards 2018 - Best Short Film Nomination

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