Most heroes’ stories in our history books that have been told in films were dominated by men. But, this year, based on the screenplay of Rody Vera, the one that won first prize un the 2014 Palanca Awards—it is a heroine’s turn to be spotlighted and it is no less than Gregoria de Jesus a.k.a, ‘Lakambini’.
Gina Pareño assumes the role of the old Oryang in her 60s while Lovi Poe is the young Gregoria. The film is directed by Jeffrey Jeturian and Ellen Ongkeko-Marfil, It is scheduled for release mid or late this year.
Watch the teaser of ‘Lakambini’.