Respeto

by Alberto "Treb" Monteras II

Philippines / Hip-Hop Adventure / 2018 / 98' / TG

Hendrix dreams of hip-hop greatness, but he's spiraling down a rabbit-hole of crime and poverty until he meets Doc, an old poet still haunted by his martial law past.

In this era of extrajudicial killings under the reign of the current president, Duterte, here is a film reminding us that true hip-hop is political.

7 awards at the Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival