16 mins

A Rite Of Passage (PUKPOK)

Mac-Mac stands on the threshold of manhood, but he can't get in - at least not yet. There remains a single hurdle for him to conquer, a hurdle characterized by excessive blood, superstitions, and an old man with failing vision known as Mang Benny. Will he be able to complete his journey into manhood? Or will he be forever marooned on the island between manhood and adolescence?

  • Metro Manila Film Festival 2012 - Best Student Short Film 
  • Gawad Urian Awards 2013 - Finalist
  • Cinemalaya 2013 - Finalist

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