A review by by Windu Wahyudi Yusuf, Center for Religious and Cross Cultural Studies at Universitas Gadjah Mada
Filmmaker Marilou Diaz-Abaya ventures into the realm of instinct andemotion in this unusual story about a male midwife. (on 2/1)
This week CSEAS presents a Pinoy film considered by many to be one of the greatest in Philippine cinema history (11/9)
This week CSEAS Film Series presents a 1980s film from the Philippines.
Inay speaks for many when she says, ''Life is a never-ending misery.'' CSEAS presents a newly subtitled film from the Philippines on 9/1.
Pisay follows the lives of eight teenagers as they go through the joys and pains of adolescence while living through the People Power days of revolt against Ferdinand Marcos. (on 5/5)
Melba is an aging prostitute who is hired by a group of friends for Nyoy, the group's birthday boy and only virgin. (on 4/21)
Set ten years after the eruption of Mt. Pinatubo, Kàleldo (Summer Heat) follows the lives of sisters under patriarch Mang Rudy who is struggling to revive the family's woodcarving business.
This dramatization of the life of Macario Sakay builds the case for a nationalist who envisioned a free and independent Philippines at a time when most leaders had opted to collaborate with the USA.
Brutus follows the journey of two Mangyan children to the lowlands to deliver a load of illegal lumber and tackles several pertinent subjects such as the degradation of the forests by the proliferati...