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Shohei Imamura's Outlaw-Matsu Comes Home: The Pirates of Bubuan

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The Pirates of Bubuan (1972, 46 min.), Remote and impoverished islands in the Philippines are revealed to be the home of rival factions of pirates in this absorbing investigation into a little-known way of life.; Outlaw-Matus Comes Home (1973, 48 min.), Shohei Imamura rejoins Fujita, one of the subjects of In Search of the Unreturned Soldiers in Thailand, for the former soldier's first trip home to Japan following his post-war exile.
DVD
2012
Clemons (Stacks)
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From Allies to Massacred: The Last Ones From the Philippines

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"This is the history of the Catalan and Spanish colony Philippines during World War II, eyewitness survivors who happened from allies to massacred the swaying of the alliance between Franco's Spain and imperialist Japan. During the Battle of Manila, Spaniards were shot or stabbed by Japanese soldiers in an orgy of blood..." -- Container.
DVD
2015; 2014
Clemons (Stacks)
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Winter of Our Dreams; Far East: Far East

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Winter of our dreams: While tracing the events of the suicide of a former girlfriend, Rob McGregor meets a prostitute Lou. Lou falls in love with Rob but finds the relationship beginning to follow the same pattern that led to the other girl's suicide.; Far east: When journalist Peter Reeves and his wife Jo visit a nightclub run by Australian Morgan Keefe the past catches up with them. Twenty years earlier, Jo and Morgan were lovers in Saigon, but when Peter is captured by secret Government troops, tortured and faced with certain death, Morgan is the only one who can rescue him.
DVD
2014
Clemons (Stacks)
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So Proudly We Hail

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The true story of the lives of three U.S. Army nurses who leave San Francisco for their tour of duty in Hawaii in December 1941. The attack on Pearl Harbor changes their destination, and their lives. Led by Lt. Janet Davidson, the nurses are sent to Bataan, in the Philippines. Faced with untested nurses, the group quickly become battle-weary veterans. When Bataan falls, the American forces flee to the offshore island of Corregidor, where they find the Japanese assault just as intense.
DVD
2007; 1943
Clemons (Stacks)
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Crucible of Empire: The Spanish-American War

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An account of the United States' war with Spain beginning in 1898 which eventually led to U.S. control of Cuba and the Philippines, and later resulted in the independence of those two countries. Explains the United States' experiment in imperialism, which it later decided against. Tells the story of the war from all perspectives, not just the American side.
DVD
2007; 1999
Clemons (CHECKED OUT)
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Unsurrendered: 100 Voices

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Story of the Philippine guerillas as told by 100 voices. Filipino-American armed forces were sadly under-prepared for war when Japan attacked both Pearl Harbor and the Philippine in December 1941. A spontaneous resistance movement sprang up throughout the islands among Filipino civilians of all ages and sexes, and among the American and Filipino soldiers who remained unsurrendered or who escaped imprisonment after the falls of Bataan and Corregidor. It is about spontaneous movement that sprung up all over the Philippines when the Japanese imperial army invaded the Philippines in 1941.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Lovebirds

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Lovebirds is a wonderful and touching story about family, growing up and finding love. Mario has found true love. He has been corresponding with Alexis, a young man from Spain, over the internet. They decide to meet at Mario's home town in the Philippines, but there is one small problem. Mario has never told his family that he is gay. Alexis' arrival causes a series of misunderstandings and hurt feelings, but after some time everyone comes around in this humorous, heart felt story.
DVD
2010; 2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Sagwan: When How It Feels Matters More Than Who You Are With

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What constitutes the line between enjoying sex and doing sex for money? An 18 yeard old virgin boatman named Alfred shares his journey to discovering life's pleasures as he battles with fears and hang-ups. Set in a charming provincial town in the Philippines, Alfred reluctantly gives in to experience what his peers seem to be enjoying so much. His romantic relationship with his mute girlfriend, Cecilia, and the discovery of his family's dark secret increasingly complicate his journey.
DVD
2010; 2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Tuli

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"Centers on Daisy, daughter of the town's sole manunuli or circumciser, who has questions about her sexuality. Bethrothed to a man whom she has no feelings for, she feels trapped in this relationship and wishes to break free from it. But in a town steeped in customs regarding the respective roles of the sexes, Daisy realizes she's up against a brick wall. Desperate, she gets herself pregnant by another man who is ostracized for being the town's remaining uncircumcised male. What happens hereon is a test of wills, with Daisy's compromised action putting a dent on the town's views regarding manhood"--Container.
DVD
2006; 2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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Boy

Boy

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Recounts a young poet's infatuation with a young macho dancer.
DVD
2010; 2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Oro, Plata, Mata

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"In three movements and periods, the film traces the deterioration of two haciendero families from Negros, the Ojedas and the Lorenzos, during World War II."--Container.
DVD
2008; 1982
Clemons (Stacks)
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Nobi: Fires on the Plain

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In this Japanese anti-war film, acts of cannibalism bring home the terrifying brutality of war. Japanese troops are in retreat in the Philippines. Supplies run out and discipline crumbles.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Savage Acts

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Using political cartoons, animations, documentary film and excerpts from diaries, examines American imperialism, expansionist policies and wars at the beginning of the 20th century. Special focus on the American annexation of the Philippine Islands and racial attitudes portrayed in the World's Fairs of 1893, 1901 and 1904.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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Back to Bataan

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After the fall of the Phillipines in WWII, colonel Joseph Maden of the U.S. Army stays on to organize guerrilla fighters against the conquerors.
DVD
2004; 1945
Clemons (Stacks)
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Her Uprooting Plants Her

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After ten years in the United States, three Filipino American sisters open a sari-sari (corner) store and share their loneliness and longings for their home country.
VHS
2005
Ivy (By Request)
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Imelda: Power. Myth. Illusion

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Explores the persona of former Philipine First Lady, Imelda Marcos.
DVD
2004; 2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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Sisters and Daughters Betrayed: The Trafficking of Women and Girls and the Fight to End It

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A report on the practice in Southeast Asia of selling women into virtual slavery for prostitution.
VHS
1995
Ivy (By Request)
18.

Keten van Liefde: Chain of Love

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"A film about the Philippines' second largest export product-- maternal love-- and how this export affects the women involved, their families in the Philippines, and families in the West"--Container.
VHS
2001
Ivy (By Request)
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Ouvrières du Monde =: Working Women of the World

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Focusing on Levi Strauss & Co., "Working Women Of The World" follows the relocation of garment production from Western countries to nations such as Indonesia, the Philippines, and Turkey where low wages are the rule and employee rights are nonexistent.
VHS
2000
Ivy (By Request)
20.

Batak: Ancient Spirits, Modern World

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Sociocultural anthropologist James Eder documents the Batak tribes' eco-friendly hunter/gatherer way of life on the Philippine island of Palawan.
VHS
2000
Ivy (By Request)