116 minutes, color, 1/2 inch, VHS. Manila,
Philippines: Cultural Center of the
Philippines, 1987. Videotape of a Philippine
television broadcast aired on Channel 2,
October 1, 1987.
Tanghalang Pilipino’s production of Hermogenes Ilagan and Leon Ignacio’s zarzuela. (In Tagalog.)
UH MANOA VIDEOTAPE 10779
23 minutes, color, 1/2 inch + discussion
guide, VHS. Northbrook, IL: MTI/Film &
Video, 1989. Originally telecast on the ABC
News series The Eagle and the Bear.
Explores events leading to Ferdinand Marcos’ overthrow, strategic importance of the Philippines, and events leading to Corazon Aquino’s election as president. (Accompanied by guide.)
UH MANOA VIDEOTAPE 6572;
25 minutes, color with b&w sequences, 1/2
inch, VHS. Los Angeles, CA: s.n., 1993.
Two first-generation Filipino-Americans are thrilled when a dance troupe from the Philippines comes to Los Angeles, and they reflect on the lives they left behind. Based on a short story by Bienvenido Santos.
UH MANOA VIDEOTAPE 8973
Days of the Crimson Sun: The Re-telling
of the Battle of Manila
87 minutes, b&w with color sequences, 1/2
inch, VHS. Manila, Philippines: Other
Productions Worldwide, 1995.
Describes one of the greatest tragedies of World War II, the battle to liberate Manila from Japanese troops who fought tenacious-ly and treated the Filipinos brutally during their occupation of this city. (In English and Tagalog with English subtitles.)
UH MANOA VIDEOTAPE 14137
Dekada ’70: paano mo palalakhin ang tyong mga anak sa panahon ng walang katiakan?
135 minutes, sd, col., 4 ¾ inches, 2
Videodiscs. Philippines: Star Cinema Prod.
In Tagalog, with English subtitles.
UH MANOA DVD 1827
Dilim ( Darkness)
2 videodiscs, color. Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines: Star Records Video, 2006
A vampire-like creature roams Manila saving crime victims and killing villains.
UH MANOA DVD 5233
Don’t give up on us
113 minutes, 4 ¾ inches, DVD. Diliman,
Quezon City: Star Recording, 2006
Abby’s best friend, Sabina, walks out of her bridal shower weeks before her marriage to Abby’s younger brother Samuel. Abby vows to find her best friend and bring her back in time for the wedding. Abby’s search takes her to Baguio, where she meets Vince. Together they travel through the mountain provinces, get to know each other better, and fall in love. But will they give up everything they have to stay together?
UH MANOA DVD 5225
113 minutes, color, 4 ¾ inches DVD.
Diliman, Quezon City: Star Records Video,
Dubai is a touching, intimate story of two
brothers, the woman who comes between
them, and the sacrifices people make for
their loved ones. Set in the cosmopolitan
city of Dubai.
UH MANOA DVD 5201
Dr. Jose P. Rizal’s Noli Me Tangere (See
Noli Me Tangere)
100 minutes each (6 videocassettes), color,
1/2 inch, VHS. Manila, Philippines:
Sentrong Pangkultura ng Pilipinas, 1992.
Volume 1, Episode 1: “Crisostomo
Episode 2: “Sisa”
Volume 2, Episode 3: “Dito Po Sa Amin”
Episode 4: “Ang Baliw ay Pantas”
Volume 3, Episode 5: “Nagdidilim ang Langit”
Episode 6: “Haka-Haka at Kuro-Kuro”
Volume 4, Episode 7:
Episode 8: “Katwiran at Kapangyarihan”
Volume 5, Episode 9: “Pagbubunyag”
Episode 10: “Bayan o Sarili”
Volume 6, Episode 11: “Ama ng Ikakasal”
Episode 12: “Noche Buena”
Episode 13:“Pasko.” (In Tagalog.)
Series produced for Philippine television, based on the novel by Jose Rizal. Dramatizes the oppression of the Filipino people by the government and church during the Spanish colonial era. (In Tagalog.)
UH MANOA VIDEOTAPE 13943,
Dollar a Day, 10¢ a Dance: A Historic Portrait of Filipino Farm Workers in America
28 minutes, color, 1/2 inch, VHS.
New York, NY: Cinema Guild, 1984.
Chronicles the unique and fascinating history of Filipino immigration to the United States during the 1920s and 30s. The story is told by the immigrants themselves, and their interviews combine with a rich array of historical photos, film footage, and period music to bring this forgotten chapter of American history back to life.
UH MANOA VIDEOTAPE 7108
Dr. H. Otley Beyer: An American Ifugao
59 minutes, color with b&w sequences, 1/2
inch, VHS. Manila, Philippines: National
Media Production Center, Maharlika
Broadcasting System, 1986.
Biography of Henry Otley Beyer, who traveled to the Philippines in 1905 as part of the U.S. Bureau of Education’s Ethnological Survey and remained in Ifugao to educate and study the people, eventually marrying and raising a family. He collected artifacts and published many pioneering works on ethnology and prehistory. Includes interviews with Beyer’s family members, friends, colleagues, and former students.
UH MANOA VIDEOTAPE 12142
52 minutes, color, 1/2 inch, VHS. Manila,
Philippines: M. Reyes; San Francisco,
California, USA: Distributed by
CrossCurrent Media, National Asian
American Telecommunications Association,
A comedy satire that addresses the issue of what it means to be Filipino and looks into the preoccupation with being American. (Chiefly Tagalog dialogue with English subtitles; some English dialogue.)
UH MANOA VIDEOTAPE 6651
UH West Oahu VIDEOTAPE V469