What would you tell Pope Francis if you had the chance? This is what the Communication Foundation for Asia and Family Matters on TV explore upon in the upcoming reflective docu-drama special “Mga Pastol sa Sabsaban: Pagninilay Para Sa Pagdalaw Ni Pope Francis”.
In this video special, two students — Vonn (played by Lance Raymundo) and Dorcie (Jamie Jalandoni) — partnered to do a social research project. With the upcoming Papal visit as Mga Pastol sa Sabsaban 2 inside pictheir focal point, they interviewed ordinary citizens of different social standings about what personal statements they would share with the Pope, were they to have a one-on-one with him. Along the way, Vonn and Dorcie reflect on the answers they get, and how these relate to the teachings of Pope Francis.
Mga Pastol sa Sabsaban was written and directed by Pie Mabanta-Fenomeno, head of CFA’s Electronic Media Department. The premiere telecast will air on TV5 this Saturday, January 10 at 5:30AM and will be replayed on Sunday, January 18 at 5:00AM. It will also air on Studio 23 on January 10 and 17 at 5:00AM as a two-part special. Airings on TV Maria and the Knowledge Channel will be from January 12-16, at time slots to be announced soon.