FILM SERIES: VISIONS/PANAWIN - FOCUS ON PHILIPPINE CINEMA | The Road to Kalimugtong/Ang Daan Patungong Kalimugtong (2005, 1hr 29m)

Written and Directed by Mes de Guzman

Availability window: 7pm, April 16 – 7pm, April 30, 2022

A brother and sister trek over mountain, ravine, and river to and from school. After coming back from school, they take care of the pigs, feed their ill grandfather, and do their homework. When news arrives that a mine, where their older brothers have been working to support them, has collapsed, their arduous but predictable routine is thrown into turmoil.

Awards include: San Sebastian Int’l Filmfest: Best New Director - Special Mention; Gawad Urian: Best Direction, Supporting Actor, Production Design; Star Awards: Movie Child Performer of the Year; Golden Screen Awards: Best Motion Picture (Independent), Sound

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Visions/Panawin is organized by Sulo: the Philippine Studies Initiative at NYU in collaboration with NYU King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center.