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"The Sublime Paralytic" in Tanauan

It is July. In Tanauan City, Batangas Province, the celebrations of the National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation Week which culminates on July 23, birthday of Apolinario Mabini, subject of my current documentary is very well observed. 262 more words


Special Preview of "The Sublime Paralytic" for the People of Tanauan, Batangas

Enshrined in “The Sublime Paralytic” is the life and times of Apolinario Mabini , First Prime Minister, First Secretary of Foreign Affairs of the First Philippine Republic, and the man who could have been the First Chief Justice of the Supreme Court were he not physically disabled. 174 more words

News & Events

Meet with Actor-Politician Yul Servo

I first met Yul Servo sometime in 2001 in Brussels, Belgium. He went there with Director Lav Diaz as actor of Batang West Side Story. And I was there with Minnie Crouse as editor of her film, The Case of Wilkie Duran. 454 more words

Filipino Sign Language

Mi Ultimo Adios [in FSL] in South China Morning Post?

Surprisingly yes!!! I came across an article written three years ago by Clarence Tsui. Ngayon ko lang ba naman nakita! Ay sus!!! He says:

“Of the seven short films lined up for the first omnibus screening at the second Hong Kong International Deaf Film Festival, Mi ultimo adios stands out for its political and cultural significance. 229 more words

Filipino Sign Language

Finalizing "Apolinario Mabini: The Sublime Paralytic" with "Pule" in Tow

I am working on my digital videos I call Project Mabini — and there are two of them. They are both bio-documentaries about our hero, Apolinario Mabini. 284 more words

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Apolinario Mabini: the sublime paralytic

Apolinario Mabini was a Batangueno. He was poor, too. He had to support himself all throughout his school years to be able to study at the Colegio de San Juan de Letran-Manila and at the University of Santo Tomas. 166 more words

Apolinario Mabini: Simply Extra-ordinary

(c) National Council on Disability Affairs (http://www.ncda.gov.ph/featured-filipino-pwd/apolinario-mabini) for the picture.

Apolinario Mabini y Maranan was born on July 23, 1864 in a village named Talaga in the town Tanauan, province of Batangas. 864 more words

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