FILMS

PAROLE

Directed by: Briliant Juan
Written by: Lora Cerdan

Logline

A paroled ex-convict tries to adjust back to society while looking for his long lost friend and his place outside the bars after being imprisoned for 30 long years for a crime he did not commit.

After 30 years of being imprisoned for a crime he did not commit, 65-year old Mang Jose must navigate his way in this modern world he couldn’t recognize while trying his best to look for his old friend.  As Mang Jose explores his new and bigger cell, he quickly made new friends and tried to start over again despite the struggles to build meaningful relationships.  He finds a confidant in Raymond, a noisy but helpful young lad who helps him get comfortable in his new environment.  But as things finally start to go well, another tragedy strikes and once again, he is faced to choose between his own freedom and his own truth.