The scene captures it all: the decadence of the Martial Law regime, along with its perverse aspirations to art, has doomed the destinies of Filipinos.
Among the 10 best films chosen by the critics, five were his.
In this film we catch a glimpse into what Ishmael Bernal's ouvre would prefigure for the industry: it is a scene showing an aspiring actress (played by Rita Gomez) pondering on dreams blooming in deserts of desolation and dying out in a mirage that painfully conjures images of squatter colonies and sordid lives.
The bold star stares out into the landscape and scans it, with the camera acting as her surrogate, but finally framing her against the embarrassingly majestic Cultural Center of the Philippines.
Association of Recording Industry via the Dangal ng Musikang Plilipino Award on her 25th years in music industry.
Cariza "Aiza" Yamson Seguerra (born September 17, 1983) is a Filipino actor, singer-songwriter and guitarist. 's Little Miss Philippines 1987 he became a child star starring in several movies and TV shows.