A scene from Metro Manila.
DOHA: Katara DFI Cinema is set to present the Mena premiere of the Philippine film Metro Manila next month.
It will be presented between October 3 and 8 at Katara Drama Theatre, Building 16. It’s a thrilling crime drama that will entertain audiences in Doha.
Metro Manila is the story of Oscar Ramirez and his family who leave the mountains of the Northern Philippines and move to Manila in the hope of a better life. Ideal prey in this ruthless city, Oscar unwittingly becomes embroiled in the murky criminal underworld inhabited by his new boss and is caught between wanting to do the right thing and needing to protect his family.
The movie received the Audience Award at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival and is directed by Academy Award and BAFTA-nominated director, Sean Ellis. Don’t miss the opportunity to watch this strong drama that won admiration of many across the globe.
For tickets, Box Office timings and full film listing, public could log in to www.dohafilminstitute.com or visit the DFI Ticket Outlet in Katara, Building 26 where tickets are on sale starting from September 29 between 1pm and 7pm.
The Katara Drama Theatre Ticket Outlet (Katara Building 16) will be open from October 3 to October 8 and until 30 minutes prior to the day’s first screening start time.