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MANILA IN THE CLAWS OF LIGHT

Maynila: Sa mga kuko ng liwanag

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Directed by Lino Brocka
Philippines, 1975
Drama

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Julio Madiaga goes to the city to look for his long lost love, Ligaya Paraiso. His search leads to a radical shift in his character – from a naive country boy to an angry young man thirsting for justice.

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Synopsis

Julio Madiaga goes to the city to look for his long lost love, Ligaya Paraiso. His search leads to a radical shift in his character – from a naive country boy to an angry young man thirsting for justice.

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Manila in the Claws of LightDirected byLino Brocka

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Cannes Film Festival
2013

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