To this day, Ishmael Bernal’s movie Himala is still in our town, in our world. This will be reflected in the broader perspective of the majority, of the surrounding events. Beliefs still lie in the truth. Consciousness is still dominant at the level of illusion. The naïve, savage, cruel, and selfish politics still prevail.
Audiences from a contemporary Filipino society react to iconic scenes from Himala, a beloved Filipino classic.
Source: Letterboxd, SGIFF)
~~ The first Filipino film about the pandemic.