Umbilical Cord to Heaven (Talimpusod Patungo sa Paraiso)

Baguio, The Philippines | 2019 | 13 | digital
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Showing In

Films in Competition 7
Main Theater - Michigan Theater Mon, Jan 1, 0001 12:00 AM - 1:45 AM
A 15 minute Q&A with filmmakers in attendance will follow the screening.
Films in Competition 7
Main Theater - Michigan Theater Fri, Mar 27 5:00 PM - 6:45 PM
A 15 minute Q&A with filmmakers in attendance will follow the screening.
Film Info
Runtime:13
Trailer:https://vimeo.com/306417914
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Don Josephus Raphael Eblahan

Description

Past and present merge through body and land connections to awaken ancient mythologies and spiritualities. Set in the present-day Philippines, the film depicts fairies and gods returning to the land as they are called back and remembered by several individuals, proving the country’s constant connection to its rich, complex history.