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24th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival

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Pillow and Blanket
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Pillow and Blanket
Pillow and Blanket
Pillow and Blanket
Pillow and Blanket

Pillow and Blanket

director: Jan Philippe Carpio
original title: Ulúnan Kag Hábul
country: Philippines
year: 2019
running time: 11 min.

synopsis

This conceptual work reconstructs the memories of a hotel room in the so-called red-light district in the city of Makati in the Philippines. The objects which dominate the author's perspective are pillows and blankets. However, extreme close-ups reveal other objects in the room and what is behind them.

biography

Jan Philippe "JP" V. Carpio is a multi-talented artist, writer, filmmaker and performer who lives and works in Manila, the capital of the Philippines. He directed several short films and three feature-length films, Girl of My Dreams (2000), Balay Dakû (2002) and Hilo (2007). He currently teaches film and mass communication at the St. Paul University in Manila.

more about film

director: Jan Philippe Carpio
cast: Dewi Redubla-Carrillo, Insiang Johnson
producer: Yvette Carpio
script: Dewi Redubla-Carrillo, Insiang Johnson, Jan Philippe Carpio
photography: Jan Philippe Carpio
editing: Jan Philippe Carpio
sound: Jan Philippe Carpio

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