Tuli
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Tuli
A group of young Pilipino boys gathers at the creek. Through the lush forest, sun dapples the ground and water. A kind of ritual begins to transpire. The boys, one by one, are circumcised in a requisite rite of passage. A young girl, Daisy, is also there and becomes her father's stoic assistant in the act. Life in the remote Pilipino village seems simple and innocent.

But as the children grow up, the plot becomes more complicated. Cut to Daisy, a beautiful young woman. She is dissatisfied with her life, and her father is continually drunk and increasingly abusive. An arranged… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A heady brew of daring sexuality and ancient rituals that broadens [director] Solito's reach as a developing film artist."
‑ Robert Koehler, Variety
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