With Cinemalaya Foundation (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Malamaya (2019)
80 min | Drama, Romance
A pessimistic uninspired middle-aged artist finds spark with a millennial photographer who leads her on a path of creative and sexual reawakening.
2. Porno (I) (2013)
90 min | Drama
An assassin, a porn dubber and a transgender. Three souls. One explicit illusion. To find the ultimate joy in their empty lives. A safe haven, where passion and love mean humanity, ecstasy means enlightenment, and the soul is the ultimate.
3. The Bit Player (2013)
TV-PG | 111 min | Drama
The movie follows a seemingly-usual day in the life of Loida Malabanan as she embarks on yet another shooting day of a soap opera as an extra. As the shoot goes on we get a glimpse of truth... See full summary »
4. Mariquina (2014)
116 min | Drama
Unlike the former Philippine First Lady, Imelda is indifferent towards shoes. To her, they are fraught with the bittersweet nostalgia of childhood, one that was marred by a difficult ... See full summary »
7. ML (2018)
TV-14 | 90 min | Drama, Thriller
A college student, his girlfriend and bestfriend get more than what they bargained for when they decide to learn about the dark days of Martial Law straight from an old retired soldier who may be one of its worst abusers.
8. David F. (2013)
102 min | Drama
Black is scientifically the absence of color, but not all who see it are color-blind. David F. weaves three stories that take a look at the lineage of African-Americans in the Philippines--... See full summary »
10. The Janitor (2014)
115 min | Action, Crime, Drama
In 2011, the bloodiest bank heist in Philippine history occurred at Mabuhay Savings Bank in Laguna, leaving ten employees dead, all ruthlessly executed. The perpetrators escape with an ... See full summary »
11. Kung paano hinihintay ang dapithapon (2018)
90 min | Drama
An old unmarried couple broke the monotony of their daily lives when the woman's estranged husband reached out to them, seeking reconciliation and forgiveness.
12. Pisay (2007)
118 min | Comedy, Drama
Amidst the chaos of Martial Law in this Third World country in the 1980s, six teenagers in the top high school for the sciences discover themselves as they go through the joys and pains of ... See full summary »
15. Tribe (2007)
95 min | Drama
In the darker side of Manila-by-night, tribes of youthful gangsters roam the streets in search of quick fixes and precarious thrills.
World-weary Tondo throbs to the beat of of hiphop and ... See full synopsis »
16. K'na the Dreamweaver (2014)
85 min | Drama
When Kana, a young T'boli woman, becomes a dreamweaver, she has the chance to weave together her village's warring clans. But, will she give up true love to do so?
17. Quick Change (2013)
98 min | Drama
Life of Dorina, a middle-aged trans woman (played by the trans actress Mimi Juareza) who is looking for her niche midst the complexities of the world she is in. This is a story of suffering, acceptance and hope.
18. Edward (II) (2019)
82 min | Comedy, Drama
A public hospital serves as a witness to a young boy's rite of passage when he is stuck to take care of his ailing father. Caught in a place where life itself is in limbo, the boy treats ... See full summary »
19. Transit (I) (2013)
TV-PG | 93 min | Drama, Family
TRANSIT explores the intersecting stories of Filipinos in Tel Aviv when the threat of a law deporting the children of migrant workers looms their precarious lives.
21. Mercury Is Mine (2016)
97 min | Comedy
Carmen, a middle-aged cook, is about to close down her eatery at the foot of Mt. Arayat when a white American teenage boy named Mercury approaches her and begs for work in exchange of nothing but shelter.
23. Devotion (2013)
82 min | Drama, Fantasy
To love is to have faith. Mando, a Bikolano devotee of Ina, Virgin of Penafrancia, Patroness of Bikolandia, injures himself in the middle of the forest at the foot of the Mayon Volcano. He ... See full summary »
25. Jay (2008)
96 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Jay is the name of the two protagonists in the film, one is living, the other dead. The living Jay is producing a documentary of the dead Jay, a gay teacher who was brutally killed. As Jay ... See full summary »
27. Purok 7 (2013)
93 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
Diana (Krystle Valentino) and her little brother (Miggs Cuaderno) go through life and childhood in a country farm village particularly called "Purok 7" (Zone 7) where they experience the ... See full summary »
28. Instant Mommy (2013)
TV-PG | 100 min | Comedy
The story of Bechayda, a two-months-pregnant wardrobe assistant . In the fear of losing her Japanese lover and her dreams of a better life, she embarks on a plan that will get herself out of her predicament. Or so she thinks.
29. The Diplomat Hotel (2013)
TV-PG | 86 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery
A disgraced reporter seeks redemption by leading her documentary crew to spend one night and tell the story of what really happened at the haunted and infamous The Diplomat Hotel.
30. Distance (IV) (2018)
100 min | Drama
Liza returns to the family that she abandoned five years ago, and suddenly everyone is struggling. Struggling to stay civil. Struggling not to reopen old wounds. Struggling to stay together... See full summary »
31. Third Is My First (2014)
110 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A woman is looking forward to settling into a long retirement with her husband. But she quickly grows restless, and when an old flame suddenly turns up, she comes to reassess her past.
32. Pink Halo-Halo (2010)
Natoy, like any other child, finds joy and excitement in the simplest of things, especially in eating halo-halo filled with pink gelatin and red sago. Things change suddenly when, as he is ... See full summary »
33. Children's Show (2014)
85 min | Drama
Children's Show is a full-length film based on a real life story of children ages 10-15 years old being used by a syndicate for an underground wrestling match.
34. Apparition (2012)
87 min | Drama
Filipina director Isabel Sandoval follows her transgender drama Señorita with a story about nuns living in a remote convent during the Marcos years.
35. Tuos (2016)
In a small village located deep within the mountains of Antique, lives Elena, 55. She's no ordinary woman: she is the village's "Binukot," a "kept maiden"; she was chosen as the fairest ... See full summary »
37. Rekorder (2013)
90 min | Drama, Thriller
Rekorder is the story of Maven, a tragic drifter who with his old camcorder records movies currently showing in theaters to sell the footage to pirates. The parting image shows Ronnie in ... See full summary »
39. Asintado (2014)
93 min | Drama
In the middle of the preparation for Taong Putik Festival, a young man penniless and in love, takes on a drug courier job that goes terribly wrong. To save him, his mother now makes the most difficult decision of her life.
40. Termitaria (2013)
90 min | Drama
Inspired by the true story of one of the youngest mothers in the history of the Philippines. Krista was only 9 years old when she became pregnant. Her mother believes that she was ... See full summary »
41. Hamog (2015)
TV-MA | 100 min | Crime, Drama
Ralston Jover's unique blend of special and magic realism takes a look at the lives of four street children whose world is about to be turned upside down and inside out. Life begins where innocence ends.
42. Sparks (2014)
120 min | Drama, Fantasy
While the marriage of two professors is on the verge of falling apart, the woman is dragged into a scandal involving a young student. On the other hand, the man falls in love with his ... See full summary »
43. Squalor (2009)
91 min | Action, Drama
Four men, four stories, all intersect in Manila. Episode one is about Ariel, a con-man. Episode two is about Boy, an expectant father. In the third episode, Ronald goes to Manila to sell a ... See full summary »
44. #Y (2014)
100 min | Drama
"#Y" ("Hashtag Y") chronicles the adventures of the members of a generation made universal by the realms of social media, the internet, sex, drugs and alcohol, and the occasional YOLO.
45. Pan de salawal (2018)
102 min | Drama
A special little homeless girl (Aguy) travels about the Philippines curing the afflicted with her mysterious healing powers, until one day she befriends a sick old man (Sal) who for some ... See full summary »
47. Clash (2009)
60 min | Drama
"Engwkentro" follows two teenage brothers attempting to escape an unnamed city controlled by an iron-fisted mayor. They must first break away from the cycle of crime, while trying to run ... See full summary »
Votes: 106 | Gross: $0.03M
48. Kusina (2016)
120 min | Drama
The silent witness to the life and love of Juanita. It is her sanctuary, the place where she creates dishes for her family, friends, even enemies and strangers. Through cooking, she gets to know the people around her.
50. The Spider's Lair (2013)
TV-MA | 101 min | Drama
Greg is past his heyday as a bodybuilder and now faces problems with his quarreling parents and overbearing girlfriend. He turns to conning people for money using a made-up Facebook account... See full summary »