A young Filipino boy, hoping to obtain both a pair of rubber sneakers and the heart of a girl he loves, supplements the meager income he earns working in the Banawe market with various odd jobs. The 14-year-old's ambitious embrace of Western values fuels the drama in this exotic and poignant film from the Philippines. Gina Alajar, Noni Buencamino, Joe Gruta star. 90 min. Standard; Soundtrack: Tagalog, Ifugao Dolby Digital stereo; Subtitles: English; theatrical trailer. In Tagalog and Ifugao with English subtitles.