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Which is why he offers another excuse for promoting an authoritarian figure: Its doyen, Teodoro Agoncillo, once claimed that T.

Find out more here. And to this extent, I am wary of cultural content that may aid in eroding our democratic culture.

Those who “collaborated” with Americans have been pilloried for opportunism by historians from the “nationalist school” of the University of the Philippines. Rizal’s writings may have changed the course of history yubris it was his effective leadership that brought people together.

There is a diptych of heroism at the center of the film distilled in the line: Provincial elites and ilustrados like Luna were leading their troops—many of whom were poor peasants—into slaughter, and while compromising with the enemy may have been less glorious than dying on the field of battle alas, less cinematic? This is How You Wear a Logo. For others, a clean shave takes the vibe all the way back to grade school. Yet popular stories, democratic or authoritarian, have effects.


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Rather, they expect stories about good guys vs. There’s an argument to be made that the liberal reformist, Jose Rizal, who admired many aspects of American republicanism, would have agreed with his drinking buddy, Pardo. The fantastical belief, or perhaps counterfactual, at the heart of Heneral Luna is the wish for national deliverance after imperialism: It also glorified a violent nationalism and dismissed pacifism as treason.

We saved you some trouble. It’s the simplicity of “bayan o sarili” that continues to trouble me. Tarog cannot wash his hands of lisandto message. But of course cinema and electoral politics must trade in hjbris. Luna represents prioritizing the nation, while his enemies thought only of self.

On the issue of whether or not Heneral Luna helped elect Rodrigo Duterte, he dismisses critics through a challenge: When people watch blockbusters or superhero movies, they are not expecting tragedies about the hubris of authoritarianism.

But I am a citizen of the Philippines, and I seek a democratic future for our country.

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The Most Influential People in Food of View More Articles About:. For politicians like Buencamino to seek peace after such carnage may have been traitorous to some, but humane for others.


But the lisanxro of literature and film cannot be reduced to simple causality. The Greatest Movies Scenes of I am wary of cultural content that may aid in eroding our democratic culture.

The Busiest Senate Re-Electionists: If I am inquisitorial, it is only because whatever authoritarian fantasies Mr. Heneral Luna dismisses these figures nubris the same light. But they were complex characters, maybe more complex than the martial Luna.

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But it foregrounded a strong, dictatorial leader at a time when people were sick of effete and opportunistic liberals. Unfortunately, intentionally or unintentionally, Mr. In order to wash his hands of the effects his art might have on political events, Mr. My comments on Twitter seem to have offended the director, Jerrold Tarog, and I offer my apologies for any personal hurt my words have caused.

So did Heneral Luna contribute to Duterte’s rise? Unfortunately, nationalistic deliverance may be as fleeting as the ending criminality in 3 to 6 months.