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This edition: The Bet Collector

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Episode Details

(2006/Philippines, 98 min., color, drama, in Tagalog with English subtitles) Dir.: Jeffrey Jeturian. Cast: Gina Pareño, Fonz Deza, Nanding Josef. A woman is forced to supplement the family income by working as a “bet collector” on the streets of Manila. “A captivating portrait of a once-proud woman, haunted by memories of a dead son and hounded by the police.” Discussion guest: Rahul Hamid, New York University Gallatin School.