Islands

Mp   martin

Creator

Martin Edralin

Synopsis


FIRST FEATURE FILM - COMPLETED

Joshua, a timid, middle-aged Filipino immigrant in Canada has lived in the comfort of his parents care his entire life. When his mother suddenly passes and his father’s health declines, he quits his job to look after his father full-time despite his inexperience taking care of anyone, including himself.

CREATOR BIO

Martin Edralin is a Toronto-based filmmaker. Martin’s work has screened at international film festivals including TIFF, Sundance, and Locarno. His films include Hole (14), winner of the Grand Prize at Clermont-Ferrand and a Canadian Screen Award for Best Live Action Short; Emma (16), a TIFF Canada’s Top Ten selection; and Building History: The Story Of Benjamin Brown (16), a Heritage Toronto Public History Award nominee.