A single mother sends her son to college, only to find him home after experiencing separation anxiety. What follows is a re-examination of the mother and son relationship.
1st Sem is a coming of age story on failure and great loss. The movie also offers an inside look at a Filipino middle class family and its community. It shows how a parent and extended family members sacrifice so much so that their child can succeed and, hopefully have a better life than they have.
Film Length: 1hr 30min
Showtimes: Tue, Sep 26 at 6:00 PM–8:00 PM
Allan Michael Ibanez
Dexter Paglinawan Hemedez
Lotlot de Leon
All Lights India Film Festival
Ramoji City, Hyderabad India
Best Debut Feature, Best Actress