27th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival
Riddle (Superstitions from the Garbage)
director: Mario Mercado, Rei M. Nicandro
original title: Bugtong (Mga pamahiin mula sa basurahan)
running time: 6 min.
synopsisA wryly poignant socially critical collage of archival material depicts the Philippines as a giant junkyard where various interest groups clash. Politicians meet with foreign delegations and church leaders; revolutionaries urge armed uprising while impoverished children play in the garbage.
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|director:||Mario Mercado, Rei M. Nicandro|