The self-contained cosmos of the golf course reflect societal structures in the Philippines. Although new 'tee girl' Isabel still has to learn the rules, she's already looking for loopholes to subvert the system.
Filipiñana was shot on location in various golf courses and country clubs in the Philippines in May 2019.
The film had its World Premiere in the main Shorts Competition of the 70th Berlinale where it was awarded the Shorts Silver Bear Jury Prize.
Filipiñana the feature-length is currently in development.