Bontoc Eulogy

Direction
Year 
1995
Country
  • United States
  • Philippines
Runtime
58min 
Audio Tracks 
Subtitles 

As a personal story about the Filipino experience at the St. Louis World's Fair of 1904, the film unfolds from the perspective of two characters—a Filipino immigrant in America and an lgorot warrior held captive at the Fair. The film dramatically exposes the seminal contours of ethnic identity and experience in America, providing an innovative investigation of history, memory and the spectacle of the ‘other’ in turn-of-the-century America.

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Details

  • Original Title
    Bontoc Eulogy
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Marlon Fuentes
  • Cinematography
    Marlon FUENTES, Reuben DOMINGO, Tommy HAFALLA, Chris MANLEY, Bridget YEARAN
  • Editing
    Marlon Fuentes
  • Music
    Douglas QUIN
  • Runtime
    58 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
    1995
  • Country
    • United States
    • Philippines
  • Format
    • Black & White

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