Set in war ravaged Manila, 1945 is a moving tale of survival and how the war drastically affected lives, to put it mildly. This is actually based on real-life events and towards the end, it tells of Sun Life's efforts at locating the beneficiaries of those who perished in the war.
I got teary-eyed while watching the short film. My lolo was part of the guerilla forces during the war and I'm sure my lola felt the same way as Angel Aquino did while waiting for him to come back.
There are no ifs and buts about it, if you have people who depend on you for financial support, life insurance is a must.