FILMS

DUNG-AW (1975)

by  Lino Brocka

Diego and Gabriela Silang are landed Ilocos natives disaffected with the imposition of the indulto de comercio (a law giving right to Spanish officials to buy rice and tobacco at the price they prefer). The year is 1762 and the British invade Manila, the childless couple is among the landowners denying aid to the Spaniards in thwarting the British. When the Spaniards in retaliation jail Diego, his wife gathers their confederates and leads the uprising herself.

CAST:

Armida Siguion-Reyna, Mario Montenegro, Bey Vito, Ven Medina, Spanky Manikan, Alan Glinoga, Jess Ramos, Chiqui Xerxes-Burgos, Tony Carreon, Joel Lamangan

PRODUCTION:

Directed by Lino Brocka
Produced by Armida Siguion-Reyna
Music by Lutgardo Labad
Cinem atography by Romeo Vitug
Film Editing by Augusto Salvador
Production Design by Fiel Zabat Set
Decoration by Venjie L. Asuncion
Costume Design by Julie De Guzman
Makeup Department Marrieta Sta. Juana
Production Management Ricardo De Guzman
Second Unit Director Arturo Soquerata

GENRE: Historical, Drama