Sa pusod ng dagat1998

Sa pusod ng dagat

Directed by Marilou Diaz-Abaya, and written by Jun Lana (screenplay), "Sa pusod ng dagat" (also known as "In the Navel of the Sea") is a 1998 Drama film . Jomari Yllana and Chin Chin Gutierrez are starring, alongside Elizabeth Oropesa, Apple Zuniga, L.J. Moreno and Lawrence Dilag.

Directed by:
Marilou Diaz-Abaya
Jun Lana
Butch Jimenez, Jimmy Duavit and Marilou Diaz-Abaya


In a remote fishing island in the 50's, Pepito (Jomari Yllana) grows up learning the trade of his mother, Rosa (Elizabeth Oropesa), the only midwife capable of delivering the newborn babies of their community. At first, the young son doesn't mind the unusual arrangement, but as he grows older, he begins to resist the role traditionally meant only for women.

In time, Pepito's coming of age intersects with the lives of other islanders whose beliefs and struggles become critical impetus to his maturity. [...]



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Who is the director of "Sa pusod ng dagat"?

Marilou Diaz-Abaya has directed movies such as "Jose Rizal", released in 1998.

Marilou Diaz-Abaya has directed Chin Chin Gutierrez in "Jose Rizal", released in 1998 playing Josephine Bracken.


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