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Indie drama highlights plight of leprosy survivors

By Marinel R. Cruz

“We want this to be a story of triumph, something that will remove the stigma attached to the island,” declared filmmaker Alvin Yapan on why he agreed to work on a film project that highlights the lives and struggles of members of the leper colony in Culion, Palawan.

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Culion’s Offensive Charm

By Alwin Ignacio

No! This is not is not a tourism kind of piece. However, the forthcoming movie billed Culion, will allow its prospective audiences the flora and fauna of the place, and of course its beautiful people—their smiles and their stories of survival and hope.

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