Unscripted film is born out of the collaboration with the universe

Masterclass: Filipino independent filmmaker Kidlat Tahimik


Film director, screenwriter and an actor whose films are usually associated with the Third Cinema movement and with the criticism of Neo-colonialism. Kidlat Tahimik is one of the most acclaimed Philippine filmmakers, a laureate of the “Plaridel honorarium for Independent Cinema”, whom many of his colleagues and film critics call the “father of Philippine independent cinema”. In his Master Class, he presented clips from his Video Essays, and a new part of his Magellan Film. Take a guided tour through the creative process in which the unscripted film is born out of the collaboration with the universe.