Perfumed Nightmare (1977)

20 Apr

93m; Philippines

Director: Kidlat Tahimik 

Cast: Kidlat Tahimik, Mang Fely and Dolores Santamaria

Synopsis: This brilliant semi-autobiographical fable tells the story of a young Filipino born in 1942 (during the Occupation), his awakening to, and reaction against, American cultural colonialism. In his small village, Kidlat dreams of Cape Canaveral and listens to the Voice of America; he’s even the president of his village’s Werner Von Braun fan club. –


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Posted by on April 20, 2012 in Arts/Culture, Drama


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