Soldier Sinner Saint
A tale of the man behind the legend, founder of the Society of Jesus, often called 'The Saint of Second Chances,' Ignacio de Loyola. Tells the story of a young Iñigo who went from living a life of brutal violence and debauchery, then to later become the greatest saints in the history of the church. A full length-feature film of the life of a brash, impulsive youth who is obsessed with women and sword-fighting; to the masterful, charismatic leader of an order that would change the face of Christendom.
Proudly Filipino made, directed by Paolo Dy and produced by Jesuit Communications Philippines (JesCom), was shot on location over two months in Spain. Andreas Muñoz plays Ignacio de Loyola, a spanish actor who has worked at Dsiney Channel Spain and USA and has also starred in "The Devil's Backbone" by acclaimed director Guillermo del Toro.
Watch out in cinemas on July 27, 2016 and discover how one man's failure led to his greatest achievement.
Award winning director, Brillante Mendoza gives life to the story "Ma'Rosa" about corrupted police officials who sets up a buy-bust operation on husband (Julio Diaz) and wife (Jaclyn Jose) selling drugs while using their convenience store as a cover up. It's up to their daughter (Andi Eigenmann) and two sons (Felix Roco and Jomari Angeles) to bail them out.
The film received a standing ovation at its premiere at the 69th Cannes film festival in France. While Jaclyn Jose bagged the Best actress award, amongst her competitors for the title were Marion Cotillard, Charlize Theron and Kristen Stewart.
Filipino audiences will get a chance to finally see the acclaimed film on the 6th of July this 2016.