MANILA, Philippines – The trailer for the Metro Manila Film Festival movie Oro (Gold) has been released online.
It gives us a glimpse of the rising tensions in a mining community, as an armed group, Patrol Kalikasan, makes its threatening presence known. The community's leader Kapitana must try and defend the town – but she struggles to do so when she cannot produce a permit to mine. Meanwhile, we see the effects on the citizens through the story of Liza and Elmer, a young couple trying to carve out their lives amid the challenges being faced by their community.
The movie also stars Sandino Martin, Sue Prado, Arrian Labios, Cedrick Juan, Biboy Ramirez, Ronald Regala, Tracy Quila, Timothy Castillo, Acey Aguilar, and Sunshine Teodoro.
Oro is directed by Alvin Yapan. It will be shown on December 25. – Rappler.com