Philippine New Wave: This Is Not a Film Movement

  • 2012
  • Philippines
  • 1h 15min
  • Directed by: Khavn De La Cruz
  • Cast: Brillante Mendoza, Lav Diaz, Raya Martin, Kidlat Tahimik, Adolfo Alix Jr
  • Language: Filipino, English

Less a documentary and more an illustrated oral history of an emerging independent filmmaking scene in the Philippenes. Densely packed it targets the root of the movement, but lacks historical and cultural context.

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Philippine New Wave: This is Not A Film Movement

22 Jun 20123 stars

An illustrated oral history of the vibrant Philippine independent filmmaking scene

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