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Screening of Lino Brocka’s film “Manila”
21 November 2017
The Art of Cinema – screening of Lino Brocka’s film “Manila”, organized by the Audiovisual Archives of Monaco on Tuesday, November 21, at 8:30 pm Théâtre des Variétés.
The tragic story of Julio, a provincial fisherman who went to a big city to look for Ligey, his lover. She was promised a good job, but hitting the city, she mysteriously disappeared. In his long search, deceived and deprived of all rights, he gradually loses his provincial naivety. And at the same time, anger slowly, but more and more, growing in him, anger towards this big and evil capitalist city, sucking life from all real and new. “