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‘Finding Agnes’ proves that less can be more in filmmaking

Manila Bulletin — 30.11.2020

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A beautiful girl and a funny guy meet in a foreign country. If that sounds familiar to you, it’s because you’ve probably seen it before. It was, to be honest, my fear when I started watching Finding Agnes. Oh no, I thought, this is one of those films.

This is why I was pleasantly surprised that it wasn’t at all “one of those films.” Finding Agnes ended up being a journey between two unlikely souls bonded by love, but not the kind you might expect from a Pinoy flick.

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