Movie enthusiasts who are willing to embark on the older titles of Philippine cinema will be thrilled to learn the richness of storytelling a lot of them have, and most importantly, how the country’s local history and culture fascinatingly morphs and shifts through time.
But more so, viewing classic Filipino movies is already an important statement that we should not ignore the past, regardless of how chaotic or peaceful it was compared to now.
We have previously highlighted the sheer relevance of acknowledging classic movie titles in our feature of ABS-CBN Film Restoration’s “Sagip Pelikula” initiative, but we want to share a few titles, some of which they were able to preserve before, that is currently accessible for streaming via the iWant platform.
Here are our classic Filipino movie recommendations you can watch now on iWant!
10. Bulaklak Sa City Jail (1984)
9. Moral (1982)
8. Kisapmata (1981)
7. Kung Mangarap Ka’t Magising (1977)
6. Manila By Night (1980)
5. Tatlong Taong Walang Diyos (1976)
4. Karnal (1983)
3. Ganito Kami Noon, Paano Kayo Ngayon (1976)
2. Oro Plata Mata (1982)
1. Himala (1982)
What are some of the classic Filipino films on iWant you want to recommend to us? Share your recommendations on the comment section below!