Return of the Salt Boy 3

“I consider myself a very serious programmer and curator, but I also make silly drawings 'as a sort of gentlemanly hobby' (Burgess)."

Programmer Gertjan Zuilhof curated a programme with divers views on the original inhabitants of the mountains, the plains and the islands of South East Asia. Many first nations. There are 3 parts of the programmes and showcasing the short films by Zai Kuning (Singapore), Pimpaka Towira (Thailand), Margaret Bong (Malaysia), Jen J. Balberona (Philippines), Loeloe Hendra Komara (Indonesia), Auraeus Solito (Philippines) and many more.

JUAN TAMAD GOES TO THE MOON (1898)

 Khavn / Philippines / 2018 / 5 mins   Three years before George Melies' "Le Voyage dans la Lune" and ten years before Segundo de Chomon's "Excursion En La Luna", indigenous proto-surrealist Philippine filmmaker Narding Salome Exelsio made "Nagtungo si Juan Tamad sa Buwan" in 1898 while the Philippines was being sold by Spain to American for twenty million dollars (VAT not included).  

Khavn / Philippines / 2018 / 5 mins


Three years before George Melies' "Le Voyage dans la Lune" and ten years before Segundo de Chomon's "Excursion En La Luna", indigenous proto-surrealist Philippine filmmaker Narding Salome Exelsio made "Nagtungo si Juan Tamad sa Buwan" in 1898 while the Philippines was being sold by Spain to American for twenty million dollars (VAT not included).
 

BONTOC EULOGY

 Marlon Fuentes / Philippines, United States / 1995 / 56 mins   Without any doubt the smartest film in the South East Asian region dealing with with real and fake reflections on its indigenous inhabitants. We follow a Filipino Igarot warrior brought on display in a World Fair in America.  

Marlon Fuentes / Philippines, United States / 1995 / 56 mins


Without any doubt the smartest film in the South East Asian region dealing with with real and fake reflections on its indigenous inhabitants. We follow a Filipino Igarot warrior brought on display in a World Fair in America.