Multi-awarded Director Brillante Mendoza’s Thy Womb (Ang Sinapupunan) will have its Philippine Premiere at SM Lanang Cinema 3 on November 23, 7PM.
The critically acclaimed film earned the Italian Critic’s Choice from the recently concluded Venice Film festival. It is also is currently competing in other international film festivals like Dubai, Brisbane and Busan.
The film top bills Nora Aunor and tackles the story of a Badjao childless couple set in Tawi-tawi. The beautiful sceneries and the poignant story of the couple, played by Aunor and Bembol Roco, breathe life to the characters which represents the peace loving people of Tawi-tawi.
“Thy Womb” was given an R13 rating of the MTRCB and is noted as a good vehicle for communicating interfaith and ecumenical spirit of understanding and respect for other people’s beliefs.
It is also one of the official entries in the Metro Manila Film fest this year and will be exhibited in cinemas nationwide on Dec. 25, 2012.
SM Lanang Premiere also hosts the Sineng Pambansa: Ang Ikalawang Yugto from November 22 to November 24 at its Cinema, and the International Film Expo at SMX on November 23-24.