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Pinoy docu screens in US comic fest

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Pepper Marcelo’s full-length documentary, “Illustrated By,” has been selected for screening at the San Diego (California) Comic-Con International Independent Film Festival on July 25.

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Unintrusive docu examines the Filipino diaspora

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“THE PRIVILEGED MIGRANTS.” Home is where the heart is—or, is it?

Rica Arevalo’s documentary, “The Privileged Migrants,” doesn’t always find the answers it seeks, but it surprisingly enlightens in the unintrusive way it attempts to explain the Filipino diaspora.

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Cautionary feature

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COSIM. Hosts “Numero.”

Lyn Adapon, housewife: “I was initially intrigued by the title of the TV docu series, ‘Numero,’ hosted by Cheryl Cosim. I learned later that it explains the figures and numbers we hear or read about. Its recent feature on water was an eye-opener, especially at a time when we’re experiencing water shortage. It encouraged us to be responsible in the way we consume water.

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Film shines spotlight on undocumented immigrants

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VARGAS AND DELOS REYES. Chronicle Pulitzer-winning journalist's daunting predicament. Photo by RICA AREVALO

Last May 3, we caught Jose Antonio Vargas’ brave documentary, “Documented,” about his status as an undocumented immigrant in New York. Some theaters are releasing the film before its CNN cable broadcast this summer.

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Pinoy filmmaker to make docu on Fil-Am R&B icon

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Sugar Pie’s old record “Down in the Basement”

If all goes well, Kanakan-Balintagos’ (formerly known as Auraeus Solito) planned documentary should be a compelling one.

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