Barber's Tales News

Super Belated HKIFF Wrapup: "That Demon Within," "No Man's Land," "Particle Fever," and Much More

10:33 AM 4/30/2014 by Senh Duong
Daniel Wu and Nick Cheung in "That Demon Within"
The 38th Hong Kong International Film Festival ended about three weeks ago … and I’m still recovering from it. Like Cannes, it’s difficult to find a good balance between watching films, writing about them, and absorbing the culture from another country in just a few weeks.

HKIFF Review: An Entertaining Unordinary Life of "Barber's Tales" (Mga Kwentong Barbero)

2:33 AM 4/2/2014 by popcorn
Barber's Tale
Jun Robles Lana’s “Barber’s Tales” details the life of the politically jaded lower class citizens living under the corrupt regime of Ferdinand Marcos and the student rebellion that took place in 1975. It is told from the perspective of a widowed barber’s wife, Marilou (played unassumingly well by Eugene Domingo), and narrated by her close friend, Susan.
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