MANILA IS FULL OF MEN NAMED BOY
Narrative Short | 21 minutes

HIFF 2019

Short Films


Directed by
Andrew Stephen Lee

Produced by
Caleb Negassa
Valerie Castillo-Martinez
Mica Coburn
Carlo Francisco Manatad

Written by
Andrew Stephen Lee
Neda Jebelli
Emre Gulcan

Featuring
Jon Norman Shneider
Reynald Raissel Santos
Rafael Roco Jr.


New York Premiere

A man travels from the U.S. to the Philippines to celebrate his estranged father’s birthday. In an attempt to impress the patriarch, he purchases a child to pass off as his own son.

2018 | Tagalog/English | USA/Philippines

This film played at HIFF 2019
on 10/12/2019 and 10/13/2019
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