The Filipina on Top: Deconstructing Maria Clara
Getting to the heart of the Pinay's Madonna-Whore Syndrome.
Is the modern Filipina well-informed enough not to fall into bad situations? Or are we unknowingly contributing to our own problems?
‘The Filipina on Top: Deconstructing Maria Clara’ is a follow-up to the documentary ‘The Empowered Filipina’ produced by Illustrado Magazine in collaboration with director Kamil Roxas. The film, which provides a compelling message of empowerment to Filipinas around the world is the recipient of the Migration Advocacy and Media – Best Documentary Award from the Commission on Filipinos Overseas – Office of the Philippine President in 2011.