An old woman meets her grandchild for the first time when her estranged daughter, their only common link, leaves to join the New People’s Army (NPA).

Dear Ma

One summer, Ma-ai’s mother has left their home to join the New People’s Army (NPA). Although she is left under the care of her mother’s comrades in the city, Ma-ai is compelled to follow her mother’s bid to live with Beth, her estranged grandmother in the province.