Screening Selection

Film Info

Film Year: 2020

Film Duration: 27 min

Country: Philippines

Language: Tagalog,


Don Josephus Raphael Eblahan

Film Category

Best Short


Set in a rural coastal village in the Philippines, Mona trains under her mother to start work as a professional mourner-for-hire. After a botched performance, Mona retreats from her mother’s fury, and seeks out a shaman to cure her inability to cry.