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Ilo, ilo

15 yrs 99 minutes 2013 7.3

Teck loses his job as a salesman but doesn’t tell his pregnant wife. The couple’s son Jiale is a difficult child who doesn’t listen to anyone. Now he is forced to share a room with the family’s new Filipino maid Teresa. Mats Kolmisoppi at Helsingborgs Dagblad describes Ilo, ilo as ”a multifaceted little gem of film that with warmth and focus tells of a Singaporean family's tribulations during the economic crisis of the 1990s". Ilo, Ilo was Singapore's contestant for the Oscars in 2014 and the film also won Camera d'Or in Cannes.

The film is not playable outside of Sweden
Category: Feature film
Genre: Drama
Director: Anthony Chen
Actor: Yann Yann Yeo, Tian Wen Chen, Angeli Bayani
Country: France, Japan
Language: English, Chinese, Tagalog

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