Elijah Castillo, Gammy Lopez, Carl John Barrameda, EJ Jallorina, Alfred Alain Labatos, Annicka Dolonius, Jonathan Neri, Shayne Fajutagana, Wena Basco, Arnold Reyes, Eugene Domingo, Claudine Najera, Carina Evangelista, Glecy Atienza, Mary Racelis, Amable Quiambao, Bernardo Bernardo
Amidst the chaos of Martial Law in this Third World country in the 1980s, six teenagers in the top high school for the sciences discover themselves as they go through the joys and pains of adolescence. They were the top two hundred students from all over the Philippines who passed the examination for the Philippine Science High School, which was created for the purpose of giving an education highly enriched in the Sciences to exceptionally gifted Filipino children. Selected from the best and brightest from all over the country, they endure college-level courses in biology, chemistry, mathematics, and physics from their sophomore year onwards. Those who can make it are hailed as the future science and technology leaders of the New Republic, those who don't are deemed unfortunate victims of natural selection. They all learn however that they are neither isolated from the real world, nor are they exempted from living real lives. They find the world outside, erupting into the People Power...
Pisay is a film that tells the stories of eight Philippine Science High School (PSHS) students during the 1980s. The movie is made up of different but intertwined stories of students in their freshmen, sophomore, junior and senior years.