CAPTIVE

By Brillante MENDOZA

PLAYTIME - as SALES All rights, World

Drama - Completed 2011


Festivals
& Awards

Berlinale - Berlin IFF 2012
Competition
Tallinn Black Nights IFF 2012
Panorama
    • Year of production
    • 2011
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • FRANCE
    • Languages
    • FILIPINO, ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 120 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Brillante MENDOZA
    • Producer(s)
    • Didier COSTET (Swift Productions)
    • Synopsis
    • Thérèse Bourgoine is a French national who is a volunteer humanitarian-social worker with a nongovernment organization on the island of Palawan in the Philippines. While transporting supplies to the organization base in Puerto Princesa (the capital of Palawan), she and her fellow volunteer, Filipina Soledad Carpio, are unwittingly kidnapped by an extremist group of Muslim men fighting for the independence of Muslim Mindanao, the "Abu Sayyaf Group" (ASG).
Distribution Country
Release date
Distributor
Rights
Local title
Company Country Roles