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Markova, comfort gay

Author: Gil M PortesJr Clodualdo del MundoDolphy.Eric QuizonJeffrey QuizonAll authors
Publisher: Tucson Arizona : Culture Q Connection, 2004.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : TagalogView all editions and formats
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In this exploration of a little-known aspect of World War II in the Philippines, that of homosexual comfort gays, Walter Dempster, Jr., a.k.a Markova, watches a t.v. documentary about comfort women and remembers his own painful story and similar experiences. Sharing the spotlight with his two sons, popular film star Dolphy plays a role entirely stripped of stereotypes, revealing character and strength.
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Genre/Form: Fiction films
Feature films
Historical
War
War films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Gil M Portes; Jr Clodualdo del Mundo; Dolphy.; Eric Quizon; Jeffrey Quizon; Loren Legarda; RVQ Productions (Firm); Culture Q Connection.
OCLC Number: 57491842
Language Note: English and Tagalog with English subtitles.
Notes: Videodisc release of a motion picture produced in 2000.
"This film was inspired by the life of Walter Dempster, Jr."
Special features include: chapter selection.
Credits: Music, Joy Marfil ; editor, George Jarlego ; director of photography, Johnny Araojo.
Cast: Dolphy, Eric Quizon, Jeffrey Quizon, Loren Legarda.
Description: 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: Comfort gay
Responsibility: RVQ Productions presents ; a Rudolfo Quizon production of a Gil Portes film ; directed by Gil M. Portes ; screenplay, Clodualdo del Mundo, Jr.

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In this exploration of a little-known aspect of World War II in the Philippines, that of homosexual comfort gays, Walter Dempster, Jr., a.k.a Markova, watches a t.v. documentary about comfort women and remembers his own painful story and similar experiences. Sharing the spotlight with his two sons, popular film star Dolphy plays a role entirely stripped of stereotypes, revealing character and strength.

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