Whether the Weather Is Fine

Philippines, France, Singapore, Indonesia, Germany, Qatar/2021
Carlo Francisco Manatad


Determined to flee to the big city after Typhoon Haiyan ravages a coastal town, Miguel searches for his mother Norma and his beloved Andrea before another storm approaches.

Режија / Director:
Carlo Francisco Manatad

Сценарио / Screenplay:
Giancarlo Abrahan V,
Jérémie Dubois,
Carlo Francisco Manatad

Директор фотографије / Director of Photography:
Teck Siang Lim

Монтажа / Film Editing:
Bienvenido Ferrer III

Продуценти / Producers:
Josabeth Alonso,
Vincent Wang,
Armi Rae Cacanindin

Продукцијска кућа / Production Company:
Quantum Films

Улоге / Cast:
Charo Santos-Concio,
Daniel Padilla,
Rans Rifol

Трајање / Duration:

Carlo Francisco Manatad
Director's Biography
Carlo Francisco Manatad

Carlo Francisco Manatad is a Filipino film director and editor based in Manila. He is a graduate of the University of the Philippines Film Institute. His short films have screened at numerous local and international film festivals. Junilyn Has, his first short film premiered at the Locarno Film Festival under the Pardi di Domani Section. Jodilerks Dela Cruz, Employee of the Month, his 4th short film was selected in competition at the 56th Semaine de la Critique at the Cannes International Film Festival. The Imminent Immanent premiered in competition at the Toronto International Film Festival. As one of the most prolific editors based in the Philippines today, he has collaborated with numerous local and international filmmakers on independent and studio films. Carlo is an alumnus of the Asian Film Academy, Berlinale Talents, Tokyo Talents and the Locarno Filmmakers Academy. Whether the Weather is Fine is his first feature film.