A film by Brillante Ma Mendoza

2012 France, Philippines - Drama


Thérèse Bourgoine is a French volunteer humanitarian-social worker for an NGO on the island of Palawan, Philippines. While transporting supplies to the NGO, Thérèse, her fellow volunteer and a group of tourists are kidnapped by an extremist group of Muslim "Abu Sayyaf Group". The group finds refuge in Mindanao and the chase by the Filipino army begins.

  • cast

    • Isabelle Huppert
    • Katherine Mulville
    • Marc Zanetta
    • Maria Isabel Lopez
    • Rustica Carpio Carpio
  • crew

    • Producer
    • Didier Costet
    • Screenplay
    • Brillante Mendoza
    • Cinematographer
    • Boots Agbayani Pastor
    • Yves Deschamps
    • Gilles Fargout
    • Kats Serraon

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