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Markova : comfort gay

Main Title: Markova [videorecording] : comfort gay / RVQ Productions presents ; a Rudolfo Quizon production of a Gil Portes film ; directed by Gil M. Portes ; screenplay, Clodualdo del Mundo, Jr

Published/Created: [Manila] : RVQ Productions, Inc., 2000

Description: 1 videodisc in 1 can (DVD) (ca. 97 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in

Cast: Dolphy, Eric Quizon, Jeffrey Quizon, Loren Legarda

Credits: Music, Joy Marfil ; editor, George Jarlego ; director of photography, Johnny Araojo

Summary: In this exploration of a little-known aspect of World War II in the Philippines, that of homosexual comfort gays, Walter Dempster, Jr., a.k.a Markova, watches a t.v. documentary about comfort women and remembers his own painful story and similar experiences. Sharing the spotlight with his two sons, popular film star Dolphy plays a role entirely stripped of stereotypes, revealing character and strength

Subject: Male prostitutes -- Drama.
Subject: Comfort woman -- Philippines -- Drama.
Subject: Philippines -- History -- Japanese occupation, 1942-1945.
Subject: Soldiers -- Japan -- Sexual behavior.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives.

videorecording DVD
1 videodisc in 1 can (DVD) (ca. 97 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
©2000,  2000, RVQ Productions , [Manila]
Distributed by Kaizz Ventures Inc.
AV Material ID 1000013096
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