staff writer for SINEGANG.ph
This one was too personal for me.
As a kid, I was into storybooks and drawing. I was also raised by a single mother. All that while being bullied and facing existential dread early on in my childhood.
I love how Firefly uses its fantasy elements sparingly, highlighting their magnificent stature to the child's life. That shot of Mount Mayon personified was enough for me to wanna watch the film. The road trip through reality was as fascinating as the…