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Whether the Weather Is Fine

Whether the Weather Is Fine

Carlo Francisco Manatad

Philippines, France, Singapore, Indonesia, Germany, Qatar | 2021 | Genre: Drama | first feature film | running time: 104’

TFL Awards

TFL Co-Production Award 2017 (€ 50.000)
with the support of the Creative Europe – MEDIA Programme of the European Union

festivals & awards

Concorso Cineasti del presente , Locarno Film Festival 2021
World Contemporary Cinema programme, Toronto Film Festival 2021

synopsis

In the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan, religious fanatics, desperados, criminals and fleeing animals are loose in the city. Miguel, a desperate son but caged all his life by his inner demons, roams the ruins in search of the two women in his life: his friend Andrea and his mother, Norma. As soon as he finds these tw , Miguel tries to convince them to leave the unliveable city. As Miguel’s time slowly runs out as another rumor of an incoming storm resurfaces, He must decide whether to stay on to persuade his loved ones or to leave town on his own before the next disastrous storm devours him and the only home he knows.

info

Whether the Weather Is Fine
original title

Kun Maupay Man It Panahon

genre

Drama

country

Philippines, France, Singapore, Indonesia, Germany, Qatar

running time

104’

produced by

Cinematografica (Philippines)
planc. (Philippines)
House on Fire (France)
iWantTFC (Philippines)
Globe Studios (Philippines)
Black Sheep (Philippines)
Quantum Films (Philippines)
AAND Company (Singapore)
KawanKawan Media (Indonesia)
Weydemann Bro

directed by

Carlo Francisco Manatad

written by

Giancarlo Abrahan V, Carlo Francisco Manatad, Jérémie Dubois

Determined to flee to the big city after Typhoon Haiyan ravages a coastal town, Miguel searches for his mother Norma and his beloved Andrea before another storm approaches.
TFL Programmes

FeatureLab 360 2017

TFL Awards

TFL Co-Production Award 2017 (€ 50.000)

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Carlo Francisco Manatad

Scriptwriter, Film Director

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Armi Rae Cacanindin

Production