Filipino-produced anime series ‘Barangay 143’ is coming to Netflix

The first-ever Filipino-produced anime series ‘Barangay 143’ is coming to Netflix this October.

It is set to start streaming on Netflix on Thursday, October 1 according to the streaming site’s “Coming soon” section.

Barangay 143 is a feel-good coming of age story of Bren, a young Korean boy whose search for his father brings him to the Philippines. Lost and desperate for answers, is here in this foreign land that he finds an unlikely family in a team of misfits whose ambition is to bring glory to their hometown.

The series is co-produced by Synergy88 Entertainment Media Inc., August Media Holdings and TV Asahi.

It aired in local television October 2018.