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Manila in the Claws of Light • 2m 12s

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    Made by filmmaker and cinematographer Mike De Leon in 1975, this documentary about the making of MANILA IN THE CLAWS OF LIGHT features interviews with director Lino Brocka, actors Hilda Koronel and Rafael Roco Jr., and others.

  • Signed: Lino Brocka

    This 1987 documentary by Christian Blackwood profiles filmmaker Lino Brocka.

  • Challenging the Viewer

    In this 2018 program, critic, filmmaker, and festival programmer Tony Rayns discusses director Lino Brocka, MANILA IN THE CLAWS OF LIGHT, and the social context in which the film was made.