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Alipato: The Very Brief Life of an Ember

Directed by Khavn
Philippines, Germany, 2016
Avant-Garde

Synopsis

A bunch of 10-year-old kids rob pedestrians and kill without mercy. But after a failed bank robbery, the dangerous game comes to an end with twenty years of imprisonment. After two decades, they are released but soon begin to disappear one by one.

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Alipato: The Very Brief Life of an Ember Directed by Khavn

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