Showing: Lino Brocka  

Jealousy and violence take center stage in this claustrophobic melo­drama, a tautly constructed character study set in the slums of Manila.

Lino Brocka Philippines, 1976

Manila in the Claws of Light

Mixing visceral, documentary-like realism with the narrative focus of Hollywood noir and melodrama, Manila in the Claws of Light is a howl of anguish from one of the most celebrated figures in Philippine cinema.

Lino Brocka Philippines, 1975
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