The Rose of Manila

Directed by Alex Westfall

Bonus Q&A with this filmmaker included for ticket holders of the SHORTS: MALL RAT program!

What is love when made real? Beauty. Archival footage and reenactment evoke a formative moment in the life of young Imelda Marcos, the infamous wife of Philippines dictator Ferdinand Marcos.

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SHORTS: MALL RAT

Inhale the smell of teen spirit from Michelle Kwan fandom, bank robberies, and monsters-in-the-making.