Auteur Theory, Brillante Mendoza, Filipino Filmmakers, Kidlat Tahimik, Lav Diaz, philippine cinema, Youtube video
What makes Lav Diaz, Brillante Mendoza, and Kidlat Tahimik similar? They are the leading figures of the Philippine cinema movement. In this video, we discuss how these Filipino filmmakers were able to create their unique style and aesthetic. Using the lens of the Auteur Theory, we look at how their films reflect their Filipino experiences as well as their understanding of the Philippine condition.
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