International Documentary Film Festival awards Filipino film


IDFA announced:

The IDFA Award for First Appearance (€ 5,000) was presented to Monster Jimenez for Kano: An American and His Harem (the Philippines), about an American who assembled a harem for himself in the Philippines and is now in prison for rape. Nevertheless, his many wives stick by him.

The Pro Pinoy reviewed Kano in Living Everyman’s Dream by Catina Tanner, and we gave you Monster behind the monster: the story behind IDFA-nominated Pinoy documentary, “Kano” by Felicity.