Written by Mary Rose Colindres, “Iska” by Theodore Boborol, is a story of a grandmother of the same name, who raises her 10-year-old grandson with autism by working as a photocopier in the UP Diliman campus. She lends a different face to “iska”, a term that refers to a female UP student.
The film stars Ruby Ruiz (Signal Rock, Ekstra), playing the role of Iska.
Iska is produced by Firestarters Films. For more information about Cinemalaya, visit www.cinemalaya.org, www.culturalcenter.gov.ph and the Cinemalaya Facebook page or CCP Media Arts at telephone number 832-1125 local 1704 & 1712 and the CCP Box Office at 832-3704.