From the land of the Philippines, nestled in the province region of Batangas resides the history and
the mystery of the knife known as Balisong.
From the Batangas region of the Philippines, to the cutlery factories of Oregon-USA, to the practitioners and aficionados connected by the World Wide Web, this film examines the origins, history and culture of the notorious Balisong Knife.
Well-known from its appearance in films and popularity among blade enthusiasts. Often overlooked however is the small town which made the knife famous, now struggling to maintain its identity in a modernizing world.