Lav Diaz

O.V. English | st English

It’s 2034. The sun hasn’t come out in the three years since a volcanic eruption plunged the Philippines into darkness. A mad dictator rules a country where millions have died and many others have fled. Deserted streets obscured by perpetual darkness, omnipresent surveillance drones and command posts, and the expressionistic shadows of rebels and soldiers combine to create a stark, dystopian vision of the modern-day Philippines. Lav Diaz turns to futuristic sci-fi to comment on the current...

PHILIPPINES | 282 minutes | 2019


Saturday October 19, 2019

Cinémathèque - Salle Fernand-Seguin
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