Marlo De Lara
5 September 2017

malay/taos/RP/PI (2017)

The piece concerns the ongoing presence of mass deaths, political unrest, and haunting of the Philippines. From mulitple colonizations and US imperial relations to its precarious global position of constant natural disasters, this multimedia piece is a commentary on its temporal loop of national traumas.

Duration: 27 minutes, sound/film/installation

Additional film credits:

Poem:  ‘Ghosts of Sea Salt Corpses’ by Isabella Borgeson

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