Celso and Cora

Celso and Cora

109 mins | Documentary | Feb. 5, 1983

Australian feature length documentary about a poverty stricken family living in a squatter's dwelling in Manila, Phillipines. Doc is set during a three month period and tells the story of two parents with two little children who must sell cigarettes to survive. Ethnographic and anthropological film shows the crises the impoverished family must face and is the winner of a number of awards.

Celso and Cora

109 mins | Documentary | Feb. 5, 1983

Celso and Cora
Australian feature length documentary about a poverty stricken family living in a squatter's dwelling in Manila, Phillipines. Doc is set during a three month period and tells the story of two parents with two little children who must sell cigarettes to survive. Ethnographic and anthropological film shows the crises the impoverished family must face and is the winner of a number of awards.
Producers Australian Film Commission, First Run Features, Ronin Films, Icarus Films, Canadian Filmmakers' Distribution Centre
Original title Celso and Cora
Directors Gary Kildea
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