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Thursday
05
OCT

People Have the Power: Resistance in Filipino Cinema

18:30
14:00
TIFF
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9 features by the country's most daring, influential filmmakers: PEOPLE HAVE THE POWER—RESISTANCE IN FILIPINO CINEMA

Spanning from the dictatorship of Ferdinand Marcos to the deadly drug war being waged by current president Rodrigo Duterte, the powerful films in this retrospective are part of a nearly 50-year Filipino cinematic tradition of resistance to autocratic power.

THU OCT 5
Robert Diaz on Insiang

FRI OCT 6
Dark is the Night (dir. Adolfo Alix Jr.)

SAT OCT 7
The Flor Contemplacion Story (dir. Joel Lamangan)

SUN OCT 8
Justice (dir. Joel Lamangan)

FRI OCT 13
On the Job introduced by Todd Brown

SAT OCT 14
Norte, The End of History (dir. Lav Diaz)

SAT OCT 28
Honor Thy Father (dir. Erik Matti)

SUN OCT 29
Evolution of a Filipino Family (dir. Lav Diaz)

TUES OCT 31
Dark is the Night (dir. Adolfo Alix Jr.)

SAT NOV 4
They Call Me Joy (dir. Carlos Siguion-Reyna)

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