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Jeonju Digital Project 2009
BUTTERFLIES HAVE NO MEMORY
 
Director_ Lav Diaz
 
Korea 2009 40min Digi-Beta b&w shorts Fiction
Overview

On an island far from the main land of the Philippines, islanders who used to be wealthy go through economic difficulties when a goldmine company withdraws from the area. Ferding, Santos and Willy only drink in despair. One day, a Canadian woman’s visit changes everything.... Through the expression of the contradictory nature of the prosperity development brings and the environmental destruction it causes, the pain Philippine society experiences is fully captured.

Review

The remote island of Marinduque in the Philippines provided the inspiration for this new work. Fifteen years ago, the mining company owned by Canadians closed down and it suddenly changed the fortunes of the inhabitants. Last December 2008, my production company went directly to the island not expecting anything. People talk about the past prosperity. Some wanted the mine back for the money. Others wanted it back but were very cautious to talk about it especially on the critical issues of environmental destruction. The story and script came naturally when I sat down to write it. I just did character studies, a straight story of ordinary people trapped in post-colonial issues, post-multinational prosperity discourse.

CREDIT
  • DirectorLav Diaz
  • ScreenplayLav Diaz
  • CinematographyLav Diaz
  • EditorLav Diaz
  • Production CompanyKristine Kintana, Dante Perez
  • SoundWilly Fernandez, Joel Ferrer
CastDante Perez, Kristine Kintana, Joel Ferrer, Willy Fernandez, Lois Goff, Edward Porta
DIRECTOR
Lav DIAZ
 
Born in 1958, he won Golden Leopard at Locarno with From What Is Before(2014) and Golden Lion with The Woman Who Left at Venice. He had been a jury member of JIFF in 2010 and won Netpac Award in with Death in the Land of Encantos(2007).
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