ASIAN GEM

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De­scribed by Va­ri­ety as a “skill­fully crafted gem” with “sea­far­ing shots of painterly beauty,” (also known as is a 2011 Filipino drama about a dis­parate group of eco­nom­i­cally des­per­ate coastal vil­lagers — lost chil­dren, pros­ti­tutes, hu­man traf­fick­ers — who sub­mit them­selves to a dan­ger­ous voy­age across the South China Sea in hopes of find­ing a bet­ter fu­ture. The movie is be­ing screened in col­lab­o­ra­tion with the Mem­phis in May In­ter­na­tional Fes­ti­val, which this year is salut­ing the Philip­pines. 7 p.m., Stu­dio on the Square. Ad­mis­sion: $8, or $6 for In­die Mem­phis mem­bers.

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