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From What is Before

Mula sa Kung Ano ang Noon

Directed by Lav Diaz
Philippines, 2014


The Philippines, 1972. Mysterious things are happening in a remote barrio. Wails are heard from the forest, cows are hacked to death, a man is found bleeding to death at the crossroad and houses are burned.

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From What is Before Directed by Lav Diaz

Awards & Festivals

Locarno International Film Festival

2014 | 5 wins including: Don Quixote Award

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2014 | Nominee: Best Undistributed Film

São Paulo International Film Festival

2014 | Winner: Best Foreign Feature Film (Audience Award)

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