About the movie

Apocalypse Child is another collaboration by Mario Cornejo and Monster Jimenez. It is made possible with the support of the QCinema Film Festival (Philippines) and the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA). This film is directed by Mario Cornejo and produced by Monster Jimenez under Arkeofilms and Skinny People Productions.

Apocalypse Child bagged the major awards in QCinema Film Festival to widespread critical acclaim. After successful limited runs in special screenings and international film festivals, Solar Pictures picked up the film for a commercial run nationwide.


Ford, a surfing instructor from the Philippines has been told his whole life that he’s the son of Francis Ford Coppola. He’s wasted his youth waiting as his mother petitions the director to acknowledge Ford as his son. But as the surfing season ends, he’s forced to confront his past actions, inactions, and the stories of his life.

If you’re interested to know more about the film, you may download the press kit here!