The Halt / Ang Hupa

The Halt	/	Ang Hupa

Dir : Lav Diaz / 278 mins / Philippines / Tagalog / 2019

SYNOPSIS

Manilla, 2034.
As a result of massive volcanic eruptions in the Celebes Sea in 2031, Southeast Asia has literally been in the dark for the last three years, zero sunlight. Mad Men control countries, communities, enclaves and new bubble cities. Cataclysmic epidemics ravage the continent. Millions have died and millions more have left.

Festivals/Awards

  • Cannes’ Directors’ Fortnight 2019
  • Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival-2019
  • International Film Festival Rotterdam-2020
  • São Paulo International Film Festival-2019
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