Resbak (Payback)

Brillante Mendoza / Philippines



From 26th october to 26th november

Film Information

Year: 2022

Duration: 113'

Language: VOSE

Genre: Thriller


Pursued by the police, the bike thief Isaac, asks his boss for help but his boss is not willing to pay attention. The refusal makes him conceive of revenge against the previous one, but with this he will not be able to get out of the criminal network of the slums in which he finds himself trapped.


Brillante Mendoza (Philippines, 1960) is a director and producer. He is the first Filipino to receive the best director award at Cannes for his film Kinatay in 2009. He is also the only Filipino to have received the distinction of “Chevalier de la Orden de las Artes y las Letras” from France in 2014. He was more than forty years old when he directed his first film, Masahista, which won the Golden Leopard at the Locarno International Film Festival in 2005. His films have repeatedly received awards and nominations at the main festivals such as Venice, Berlin, Cannes, San Sebastián and Cairo.