November 22, 2021

Tribute to Kidlat Tahimik teaser

A few more days to go and the first-ever DFA International Online Film Festival,  Lolo of Filipino Indie Cinema begins!

We are as excited as you are! So, remember to register through this link to watch and access the five featured films of National Artist, Mr. Eric de Guia also known as Kidlat Tahimik (Silent Lightning) for FREE on Vimeo. Once you have registered, a link will be available to redirect you to the film festival page. You can start watching on Vimeo on 28 November 2021 and each set of films will be available for 48 hours.

You can also join the Talkback Session on 30 November 2021, 4:00 PM (PhST) available on DFA Facebook and Youtube channel (@DFAPHL), and learn from the master himself, Philippine National Artist Kidlat Tahimik.


“Tribute to Kidlat Tahimik: Lolo of Filipino Indie Cinema” is a project of the Department of Foreign Affairs in partnership with the Film Development Council of the Philippines. The project aims to boost the creative industry by highlighting the world-class oeuvre of Mr. De Guia, thereby shattering the silence and illuminating Philippine culture through film.




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