The Bet Collector

The Bet Collector

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Amy, the family matriarch, makes ends meet by running a small convenience store out of her home. But in a strugglling economy customers are scarce, and without the help of her husband or pregnant daughter, she is forced to supplement the family income by collecting bets for an illegal numbers game. In this starkly realistic narrative, director Jeffrey Jeturian presents a captivating portrait of a once-proud woman, haunted by memories of a dead son and hounded by the police, and her fragile and lonely life as a "kurador" (bet collector) on the streets of Manila.
Starring Gina Pareño, Soliman Cruz, Nanding Josef
Director Jeffrey Jeturian