Filmmakers in attendance.
TO LIVE AND DIE IN MANILA documents a defiant underground music scene. Manila-born artists Eyedress, RH Xanders, Teenage Granny and more share their musical inspiration, their unique methods of production, their thoughts on the city they call home, and their fears of possible death.
Director: Angela Stephenson
Producer: Julius Valledor, Idris Vicuña, Angela Stephenson
Executive Producer: Joe Alexander
Director of Photography: Ramone Anderson, Angela Stephenson
Sound Recordist: Louis Alacantra
Editor: Laurence Dawes, Angela Stephenson
Translator: Coco Quizon
Sound Designer: Evan Campbell
Post-Production: Nathan Greenwood
A visual mixtape experience featuring against the grain music from the Philippines from artists redefining and reworking the contemporary Filipina/o music landscape. A video companion to the Counterflow playlist.