DARK IS THE NIGHT
"Madilim ang Gabi"
Directed and Written by Adolfo Alix Jr.
Philippines | Feature Film | 2018 | Language – Tagalog | 115 minutes
Philip Salvador, Gina Alajar, Bembol Roco, Felix Roco, Jason Abalos, Archie Alemania, Angel Aquino, Angeli Bayani, Perla Bautista, Iza Calzado, Sebastian Castro, Manuel Chua, Alessandra de Rossi, Julio Diaz, Flora Gasser, Cherie Gil, Laurice Guillen, Ben Isaac, Mailes Kanapi, Kristoffer King, Anita Linda, William Lorenzo, Sid Lucero, Zanjoe Marudo, Jess Mendoza, Mikoy Morales, Kenken Nuyad, Kenneth Ocampo, Elizabeth Oropesa, Allan Paule, Ross Pesigan, Cherry Pie Picache, Rosanna Roces, Jeremy Sabido, Arvic James Tan, Erlinda Villalobos, Cris Villonco, Kirst Viray
Didier Costet | co-Producer
Ma. Lourdes Gopez | Executive Producer
Paulo Kurosawa | co-Producer
Emily Pacheco | Line Producer (as Emil Pacheco)
Brian Sellers | Producer
Jun Sevilla | co-Producer
Previous Festival and Awards: Toronto International Film Festival
Festival International de Films de Fribourg
Warsaw Asian Five Flavours Film Festival
Jogja Asian Film Festival
Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino
A family is caught in the middle of President Duterte’s all-out war on drugs. Sara, a small time pusher and contract killer decides to stop and start anew amidst the air of threat and despair surrounding the community. Things take a drastic turn when her son Alan disappears. As she and her husband Lando goes around the city looking for their son, we see the food chain where they belong and how dispensable they are in order to continue the greater deed of evil and corruption lurking the city.