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Manoro (The Teacher)


Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 6:30 PM
St. John Plant Lab Auditorium Room 11 (basement) [button url=”” size=”small” style=”default”] Directions [/button]

Philippines (2006, 57 min)
Ayta, Kapampangan, Tagalog, English w/English subtitles

Director: Brillante Mendoza
Screenplay: Ralston Jover
Music: Jerrold Tarog
Cinematography: Brillante Mendoza
Cast: Jonalyn Ablong (as Jonalyn), Edgar Ablong (her father), Carol Ablong (her Mother), Carlito Ablong (her Grandfather), Losing Miranda ( her Grandmother), American Miranda (Flutist),
Indung Barasati Balatbat (Guitar Lady), Robylyn Miranda (as Jonalyn’s Friend)

About the Film

Lessons From the School of Inattention

The feature will be preceded by a series of short films/clips that take a look at education (in one form or another) in Southeast Asia.


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The CSEAS Film Series is hosted by the Center for Southeast Asian Studies, University of Hawai’i, in support of the course ASAN 491G Cinema of Southeast Asia. Partial funding to purchase the films comes from the U.S. Dept. of Education and generous contributions from our loyal film fans. This presentation is free and open to the public. Remember to wear warm clothing. The auditorium is heavily air-conditioned.

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