About

A man is wrongly jailed for murder while the real killer roams free. The murderer is an intellectual frustrated with his country’s never-ending cycle of betrayal and apathy. The convict is a simple man who finds life in prison more tolerable, when something mysterious and strange starts happening to him.

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Directed by

Lav Diaz

Written by

Lav Diaz (Screenplay)
Rody Vera (Screenplay)

Runtime

250 minutes

Country

Philippines

Language

Tagalog

Cast

Keywords

revenge crime spree punishment wrongful conviction double murder government corruption

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