13 Aug «Gawilan» – Kelsy Lua – Philippines, 2018, 5′
Posted at 08:21h in Films With Woman Director 2018, Short Films 2018, Tribute "The Other 2018
Gawilan is a short documentary about a disadvantaged Filipino swimmer named Ernie Gawilan. Since his birth, he has faced unimaginable hardships that forced him to battle his insecurities and strive toward success. In 2015, he satisfied the Olympic qualifying time that allowed him to compete for the 2016 Summer Paralympics held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.