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Can & Slippers

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ABOUT THE FILM

A boy from the slums plays football. His soccer ball is an empty can of Coke and his soccer shoes are a pair of flip-flops. A shocking message about the real world awaits you at the end.

Credit

DIRECTOR'S DATA

Profile:
As a film director, Khavn has made 16 features and more than 60 short films, several of which have won prizes in the Philippines, Tokyo, Spain, Canada, Germany, Brazil, & Italy. Retrospectives of his features and shorts have been presented in Italy, Spain, and Czech Republic; his short films have also been showcased in Brazil, Germany, Australia, Slovenia, and the Netherlands. He has exhibited his films in Berlin, Egypt, Manila, Tehran, Oberhausen, Amsterdam, New York, Sao Paulo, Chile, Slovenia, Austria, Australia, Goteborg, Hamburg, Singapo re, Montreal, Tokyo, Morbegno, Pesaro, Palermo, Vila Do Conde, and Rotterdam.
Nationality:
Philippines
Activities:
His latest project "Mondomanila: Institute of Poets" has been included in the Berlinale Co-Production Market and Produire au Sud, World Film Festival Of Bangkok, and is one of the first projects to receive the Digital Production Grant from Hubert Bals Fund. Based on the award-winning novel by Norman Wilwayco, "Mondomanila" is a social surrealist portrait of the Philippines.
http://www.kamiasroad.com/khavn/index.htm

15 people voted

ハチ
2007-03-30 14:38:05

最後にびっくりです!短くて簡潔でよく出来ている。

zuuk
2007-03-25 14:52:04

daddykins
2007-03-24 19:10:27

I give this five stars because it represents the oppressive exploitation of american corporations in southeast asia. The can could represent "george bush's" ass. Bravo!

u2gfidg
2007-03-24 02:06:05

WOW! didn't see that coming...

はあと
2007-03-22 13:26:09

缶蹴り遊びのリズミカルな映像かと思いきや、意外に深刻なメッセージがありました。