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The Flor Contemplacion Story

Country惻Region Philippines
Category Feature film
Asia Focus: Year of the Fukuoka Film Festival 1996
Director Joel Lamangan
Cast Nora Aunor / Julio Diaz / Jan de Leon
Other Information 1995 / Color / 35 mm / VISTA / 123 minutes / English Subtitles

Flor works as a maid in the house of an influential man in Singapore. One day, a baby she is baby-sitting dies an accidental death. Flor is arrested on suspicion of murdering the child. The court issues a death sentence. The government of the Philippines took action and protested against Flor's execution. Nevertheless, the execution was carried out in 1995. "The Flor Contemplacion Story" is a first-class suspense drama based on the true story.

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