Dreaming in the Redlight



Realised by

Pabelle Manikan

Written by

Pabelle Manikan / Edith Farine




In the Philippines, Amy has been a prostitute since the age of 16, nowadays, she’s 35 and begins to regret, she wants to get out of this. Tisay, her daughter, is 18 and would like to go on another way: a house, a good job, a boyfriend who loves her, a different life from her mother’s. But, as things progress, we see her follow the path of her mother. The attraction of the Red Light District is too strong because it’s an easy income and the opportunities to work are rare. Will they success to make it out ?

Lyon Capitale TV

  • NCCA (Philippines)
  • The Quezon City Government (Philippines)
  • CNC
  • Procirep/Angoa

This film has been part of the formation of proucers Asiadoc in 2017, organised by Docmonde and the Center Bophana, at Phnom Penh (Cambodia). It has been produced within the collection Light Asia of  the association Light of the world.

  • Lyon Capitale TV
  • Pabelle Film Production (Philippines)
  • Philippe Djivas
  • Pabelle Manikan
  • Wena Sanchez (creative producer)
  • Dynamo Production
  • Pabelle Film Production (Philippines)
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