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Lola

Lola

A Feature film by Brillante Mendoza

Produced by Swift

Release in France : 05/05/2010

    Synopsis

    A Manilla, two elderly women find themselves confronted by a shared drama: Lola Sepia has just lost her grandson, stabbed to death by a cellphone thief; Lola Puring is the grandmother of the young murderer who is awaiting trial. One needs money to provide her grandson with a decent funeral, while the other fights to get her own grandson out of jail. Wandering through the city's streets  under pounding rain, they both struggle indefatigably for their respective family's salvation.

    Actors (5)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producer :

    Swift

    French distribution :

    Equation

    Foreign production company :

    Centerstage Productions

    News agency (France) :

    Le Public Système Cinéma

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    International releases (2)

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    Photos (7)

    Full credits (8)

    Executive Producer :

    Didier Costet

    Director of Photography :

    Odyssey Flores

    Press Attaché (film) :

    Céline Petit

    Production Designer :

    Dante Mendoza

    Screenwriter :

    Linda Casimiro

    Sound recordists :

    Albert Michael Idioma, Addiss Tabong

    Editor :

    Kats Serraon

    Music Composer :

    Teresa Barrozo

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Production language :

    Tagalog

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Philippines

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Majority French (France, Philippines)

    Production year :

    2009

    French release :

    05/05/2010

    Runtime :

    1 h 50 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    125.957

    Visa issue date :

    13/04/2010

    Approval :

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.77

    Audio format :

    Stereo

    Rating restrictions :

    None

    Posters (1)

    Director

    Festival Selections (7)

    Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival - 2012

    Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival (Taiwan, 2012)

    Selection

    Filmmakers in Focus - Brillante Mendoza

    Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival - 2010

    Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival (Taiwan, 2010)

    Selection

    Panorama Section

    Montreal Festival of New Cinema - 2010

    Montreal Festival of New Cinema (Canada, 2010)

    Selection

    Special Presentation

    Helsinki Film Festival - 2010

    Helsinki Film Festival (Finland, 2010)

    Selection

    Complex Asia

    Sydney - Film Festival - 2010

    Sydney - Film Festival (Australia, 2010)

    Selection

    Official Competition

    Presskit

    Website (2)