To its credit, Patikul presents that theme ably through the eyes of those who find themselves involved in the conflict. However, the students get caught in the middle of the hostilities between the government and the terrorists. The other supporting cast-members, with the probable exception of Glaiza de Castro who gives a modestly heartfelt depiction of one of the schoolteachers, are needless pretty faces and familiar names whose only contribution to the film is publicity. Some brand the project as “an explicit exercise of fakery,” owing to the fact, among other arguments, that the movie was shot in a location near Metro Manila, and not in war-torn Sulu, Mindanao, as the title boldly highlights. The Cinemelaya entry Patikul tackles the effect of indiscriminate violence and killings in Mindanao on the lives of the people caught in the midst of hostilities. Can you recommend a site?
It is ridiculously talky, indulging in dialogue that makes more obvious the already obvious. Following the demise of Balmes at the hands of his abductors, Fahad and Alelie still compete, both of them dedicating their efforts to their fallen mentor. Proceed with Caution Pinoy Rebyu Score: You are commenting using your Twitter account. You are commenting using your WordPress. Thus, the film is erroneously emboldened by its pretty but empty visuals of rolling hills, dark forests, bustling town centers, and busy coffee farms. I am from Jolo Sulu and did not have the chance to watch the screening in UP.
In the screenplay and film version, Kan-Ague Elementary School principal Michael Balmes Marvin Agustin chooses to ignore the perils of working in a war zone territory payikul fulfill his role as a dedicated teacher to impoverished students.
Two of Kan-Ague’s best students are chosen to compete in the region’s quiz bee. Can you recommend a site?
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You are commenting using your Facebook account. Education is after all an issue that can never be overemphasized. Patikul Cinemalaya Film Entry: You are commenting using your Twitter account. They hope that education will novie the younger generation better opportunities in life than they had. I do not get this simultaneous people head nodding, do people actually do that?
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You are commenting using your Facebook account. The other supporting cast-members, with the probable exception of Glaiza de Castro who gives a modestly heartfelt depiction of one of the schoolteachers, are needless pretty faces and familiar names whose only contribution rrport the film is publicity.
Determined to grab the top prize, the students prepare for the quiz bee with the help of the school’s supportive principal Marvin Agustin and teachers. Patikul is not perfect, of course, and there are noticeable flaws in the script and acting along the way.
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patiku Thus, the film is erroneously emboldened by its pretty but empty visuals of rolling hills, dark forests, bustling town centers, and busy coffee farms. Previous Post Temptation Island. But I really want to watch this film. The lines were too dramatic and mainstream. It needs to be talked about because there is an alarming lack of it especially in the riskier and more remote areas in the Philippines.
Its desire to be “full of heart” for a lack of a better phrase is too put on, too manufactured. Patikul mirrors some social and political problems occurring in remote parts of this country. Get your weekly roundup of all things showbiz!
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Guevara for the Philippine Daily Inquirer relayed how villagers and parents of the affected school children rallied together by serving as security escorts to ensure the safety of the teachers. Email Subscription Enter your email address to subscribe to repoft blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.
The Cinemelaya entry Patikul tackles the effect of indiscriminate violence and killings in Mindanao on the lives of the people caught in the midst of hostilities.
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Patikul () directed by Joel Lamangan • Reviews, film + cast • Letterboxd
The performances of Martin delos Santos and Angeli Nicole Sanoy, who gave life to the determined students who were chosen to compete for the quiz bee, are lacking in depth. Unfortunately, the film is as effective as a lousy kindergarten teacher teaching calculus to a room full of monkeys. Email required Address never made public. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: