The Woman in the Septic Tank
The Woman in the Septic Tank (2012)

Director Rainier, Producer Bingbong and Production Assistant Jocelyn are well-to-do, well-educated film school graduates who are dead set on making an Oscar worthy film. Like most filmmakers they know, they have devised a screenplay that… More

Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: May 25, 2012
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Rachel Saltz
New York Times

[It] hits its targets, but softly, more in amusement than in anger.

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Nick Pinkerton
Village Voice

The novel and wickedly funny topic is mined for only a portion of its potential, but a little ironic astringency is certainly more unsettling than by-the-book slum drama.

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Diego Semerene
Slant Magazine

A lighthearted critique on the fetishized notion of the "non-actor," the ethics (or lack thereof) of the "docudrama," and the packaging of national despair for export.

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