Title : Independence
Genre : Drama
Cast : Sid Lucero (Son), Alessandra de Rossi (Stranger), Tetchie Agbayani (Mother), Mika Aguilos (Child), Bodjie Pascua (Old Man), Lui Manansala (Old Woman), Richard Gonzales (Chinese Vendor), Carl Lawrence Lagasca (Kid (Intermission)), Bong Cabrera (Katutubo), Lav Diaz (Townspeople), Arnold Reyes (Townspeople), Angeli Bayani (Townspeople), Adriana Agcaoili (Townspeople), Lowell Conales (Townspeople), Nikki Ocampo (Townspeople)
Movie Plot : Early 20th century Philippines. The sounds of war signal the arrival of the Americans. A mother and son flee to the mountains, hoping for a quiet life. One day, the son discovers a wounded woman in the middle of the forest, and decides to bring her home.