Lav Diaz

Due to the elusive nature of Diaz's works his films are very difficult to find unless you're looking or live in the right places, the ones who are lucky enough to stumble upon them often find themselves with nothing more than an exhausted and depleted scrambled VHS tape level of quality where missing subtitles and hazy borders can be found en masse. On top of this, his runtimes often exceed the bladder-breaking-point continuum and are generally only selected by the most courageous festivals and Eastern European television channels for illustrious 3am showings. So whilst this is, ostensibly, the largest retrospective of Lav Diaz on the net in terms of films considered (possibly and probably wrong) there are still some big…

  • Norte, the End of History

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  • West Side Avenue

    2

  • Evolution of a Filipino Family

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  • Death in the Land of Encantos

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  • Heremias: Book One - The Legend of the Lizard Princess

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  • Century of Birthing

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  • Melancholia

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  • Jesus the Revolutionary

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  • Naked Under the Moon

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  • Butterflies Have No Memories

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  • Serafin Geronimo: The Criminal of Barrio Concepcion

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