With her is Director Brillante Mendoza, director of the film.
This is a drama centered on the state of foster care in the Philippines. Thelma, together with her husband Dado and teenage sons Gerald and Yuri, belongs to an urban poor family hired by a local foster care facility to provide temporary home and care to abandoned babies pending the latter’s formal adoption.
The inevitable separation is always a heart-rending event to the foster family. This is the story of such event. The bitter-sweet turnover at the end delivers the painful truth that love and live are not equal...