D. Taklub (Trap)
Directed by Brillante Mendoza
Philippines / 2015 / 97 min / Drama
2015 Cannes International Film Festival Ecumenical Jury Special Mention
Language: Filipino with Japanese subtitles
Sakuraiyakkyoku Central Hall （Sendai） / 16h00
Istituto Italiano di Cultura di Tokyo （Tokyo） / 19h00
In November 2013, a super typhoon ripped through and devastated the city of Tacloban in Leyte, Philippines. Shot in the aftermaths of this disaster, the film portraits the lives of the survivors and their deep scars. As if grieving from the loss of their loved ones was not enough, a series of events continue to test their endurance. People are left with helplessness, but they strive to live strong and to bring back their ordinary life.