BONTOC EULOGY by Marlon E. Fuentes

Bontoc Eulogy follows a Filipino-American in his lifelong search for his roots through the villages of Mountain Province and through countless museums and archives in the US. In this film, Marlon Fuentes describes, using a combination of reenactments and actual footage, how tribal Filipinos were displayed like circus animals for all the “civilized world” to see at the 1904 World Fair in St. Louis.


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Posted on August 2, 2010, in Active Vista. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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