Peek at the Fire (Silip Sa Apoy)

Mac Alejandre / Philippines



From 26th october to 26th november

Film Information

Year: 2022

Duration: 106'

Language: VOSE

Genre: Drama


Emma is an unhappy housewife whose husband Ben mistreats and abuses her every time she gets drunk. Alfred, her new neighbor, wall to wall, awakens  new feelings in her with his kindness. Every night he witnesses the spousal abuse through the walls that separate them from her and proposes to her to run away together to free her from her executioner.  


McArthur Cruz Alejandre (Philippines, 1972) is a Filipino film and television director and producer who began studying film directing in the 1980s while shooting short films in the super-8 format. Since 1991 he directed television series and worked for three networks doing advertising assignments. In 1994 he made his first feature film and since then he has directed more than 20 titles.