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A mother's story

Main Title: A mother's story [videorecording] / TFC ; directed by John-D J. Lazatin ; story and screenplay, Senedy Que ; producers, Kerwin Du, John-D J. Lazatin


Published/Created: [Quezon City] : TFC, 2012


Description: 1 videodisc in 1 can (DVD) (ca. 99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in


Cast: Pokwang, Rayver Cruz, Xyriel Manabat; starring Beth Tamayo, Daria Ramirez, Nonie Buencamino, Ana Capri, Jaime Fabregas, Aaron Junatas, K Brosas with special participation of Atty. Micahel J. Gurfinkel


Credits: Original Music by Fred Ferraz ; cinematography by Shayne Sarte (director of photography) (as Shayne O. Sarte) ; film editing by Mitos R. Briones.


Summary: Medy (Pokwang), a make-up artist, was given the chance of a lifetime to accompany a concert star to the United States for a performance. She promised her family that she will return after a week. However, while in America, she stumbled upon a former classmate Helen (Beth Tamayo) who convinced her to stay for good in the land of milk and honey. She initially refused, but eventually gave in, when she got a call one night from her husband that they need a big amount of money to bring her youngest daughter to the hospital. America has not been the friendliest to her and our story begins with her coming home to Manila literally with nothing. Medy's two kids, King (Rayver Cruz) and Queenie (Xyriel Manabat) are now 19 and 7. King struggles with the return of his mother. Animosity, resentment, shame, and anger are issues he has built with Medy. For the young Queenie, it's getting to know the mother, who she thought would one day come out of a Balikbayan Box. And as for her husband, Medy discovers something she least expected


Subject: Women -- Employment -- Foreigner countries -- Drama.
Subject: Alien labor, Philippines.
Subject: Mothers -- Philippines -- Drama.
Subject: Domestic helper -- Drama.
Subject: Family -- Philippines -- Drama.


videorecording DVD
1 videodisc in 1 can (DVD) (ca. 99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
©2012, , TFC , [Quezon City]
Distributed by [none]
AV Material ID 1000013064
 
 
 
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