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Filipino Film Fest 2019

October 17 @ 12:00 AM October 31 @ 11:59 PM

Tara na! (Come on!)

Join us in celebration of Filipino American History Month (October)! Films will be screened every Wednesday at LCC and every Thursday at UHM.

For more information, contact Imelda Gasmen at

Locations & Times (same every week)

Leeward Community College: Wednesdays, Room LA 227, 2:00-4:00pm

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa: Thursdays, Webster 102, 4:30-6:30pm

Film Screenings

I.T.A.L.Y. (2008, Dir: Mark A. Reyes, 134 min)

October 16 (LCC) & October 17 (UHM)

Destiny. Is it beyond our control? Or do we make our own? Six people are brought together on a seven-day cruise that will change their lives forever.

Captive (2012, Dir: Brillante Mendoza, 120 min)

October 23 (LCC) & October 24 (UHM)

This movie follows the hostage crisis during the Dos Palmas kidnappings in the southern Philippines over the course of 2001-2002.

Ang Tanging Ina N’yong Lahat (2008, Dir: Wenn V. Deramas, 105 min)

October 30 (LCC) &  October 31 (UHM)

A mother employed as a maid discovers a plot against the president of the Philippines.