I look into his eyes, and I see myself. How do you expect me to love that?
My heart hurts for my country. Since yesterday, the son of our country’s late dictator has been leading the results of our presidential elections. This docu gives a lot of insight to the state of democracy in the Philippines with the current administration—and now, hope for the future is once again dwindling. Ang sakit maging Pilipino. Ang sakit panooring niloloko na naman ang taong bayan.
Will be watching more Filipino films right now as a way to cope. Lino Brocka…
Maybe life is just a tunnel of shit. Maybe life is just a prison where we’re caged in a corrupt and oppressive system. Maybe life is feeling rain drip down your body with your knees on the wet ground. Maybe life is all about the moments of darkness and the ways we manage to find light despite of it.
If ever i’ll need a movie to get me through the worst of times, it will be this one. It’s powerful…