by  Thop Nazareno

A public hospital serves as a witness to a young boy’s rite of passage when he is stuck to take care of his ailing father. Caught in a place where life itself is in limbo, the boy treats the hospital grounds as his playground, not knowing that it will be his source of liberation in the end.


Louise Abuel, Dido dela Paz, Elijah Canlas, Manuel Chua, Ella Cruz


Thop Nazareno earned his degree in Multimedia Arts at the College of St. Benilde – School of Design and Arts. His first full length film is the award winning “Kiko Boksingero” where he won Best First Feature at the Young Critics Circle Awards 2018, Audience Choice Award at Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino 2018 and was nominated for Best Director at the FAMAS Awards 2018.

He is a film editor. His work “123” won Best Editing at the Northern Virginia International Film and Music Festival 2018. Thop has also received nominations from Asean International Film Festival, FAMAS Awards, Gawad Urian and PMPC Star Awards for Directing, Editing and Producing.


Director Thop Nazareno
Screenplay John Paul Bedia and Thop Nazareno
Cinematography Kara Moreno
Production Design Alvin Francisco
Editing Thop Nazareno
Original Music Score Pepe Manikan
Sound Immanuel Verona


GENRE: Coming of Age

Behind the Scenes