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Coming of Age, Drama
English / Filipino / Tagalog
Maxi is a 12-year-old boy with a deceased mother who lives in poverty looking after his criminal family in Manila, cooking and doing the household chores, in this open and endearing Filipino coming-of-age film. After he is rescued one night from a group of local thugs by a trustworthy rookie cop Victor, he develops a crush on him and finds himself torn between the lawless lifestyle he has grown up with, and a more honest existence. Maxi’s relatives forbid him to see Victor in fear a police friend may find out too much about their illegal activities.
An 11-year-old girl discovers that she's adopted in this sweetly sentimental Canadian coming-of-age film.
11–14 years 91 mins
Sensitive drama about Alex, a 15-year-old intersex person, who cannot be physically characterised as male or female but has been living as a girl.
16+ years 89 mins
Mystery from the acclaimed Pedro Almodovar about a film director visited by a man claiming to be his old friend and first crush.
16+ years 103 mins
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