The Mead Co-Presents Harana at AAIFF13
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Director Benito Bautista | 2012 | East Coast Premiere
Harana is a long-abandoned Filipino courtship serenade, which originated in the Spanish colonial period. In this award-winning documentary, guitarist Florante Aguilar returns to the Philippines from the US for the first time in twelve years to discover three of the last remaining harana masters: a farmer, a fisherman, and a tricycle driver. Harana emotively weaves their performances to exemplify the past and present, the here and there, and the rural and urban.
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