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Blanka (2015)

Abandoned in the shabby urban slums of Manila, the 11-year-old street urchin, Blanka, struggles for survival in a cruel world to succeed in her ultimate goal: to create the best family money can buy.

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Kohki Hasei
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Credited cast:
Don Gordon Bell ... Director / Producer
Jomar Bisuyo Jomar Bisuyo ... Sebastian
Raymond Camacho Raymond Camacho ... Raul
Cydel Gabutero Cydel Gabutero ... Blanka
Peter Millari Peter Millari ... Peter
Ruby Ruiz ... The bad woman
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Blanka (Cydel Gabutero) makes her living on the street of Manila from small thefts and tricks. She dreams of saving enough money to "buy" a mom. When she meets talented Peter (Peter Millari), a blind gambling musician, her life takes an unexpected direction. They decide to join forces in order to face everyday struggles. Thanks to Peter, Blanka discovers to be a talented singer and, more importantly, understands that money cannot buy the love of a person.

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The song Blanka (Cydel Gabutero) sings is an old Spanish song. The director Kohki Hasei wrote the lyrics in Japanese. They were translated into English, then into Tagalog. See more »

Quotes

Blanka: Why don't chickens fly if they have wings?
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14 August 2018 | by rogersglSee all my reviews

I stumbled across a trailer for this movie, and it intrigued me. I would love to be able to watch it, but can not find it anywhere. Can it be bought online? Or watched at a certain site? Any help would be greatly appreciated.


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Country:

Italy | Philippines | Japan

Language:

Tagalog

Release Date:

29 July 2017 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Μπλάνκα See more »

Filming Locations:

Philippines

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Budget:

$250,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,042
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