Paglalayag, February 20-28, 2021
Paglalayag is the Filipino word for voyage or journey. Paglalayag: the Philippines to Canada Journey is a video project that chronicles the stories of migration of and the lives of Filipinos in Canada.
The documentary relates the stories of Filipinos: those who arrived in the 1960s, the teachers; nurses; caregivers; temporary foreign workers; the contributions and achievements; and the importance of heritage with Filipino-Canadians.
Stories of aspirations, sacrifice, reclamation, resiliency and realization.
This project is presented with the support of Canadian Heritage and Alberta Culture, MultiCulturalism and Status of Women.
Free online screening.
Donations via e-transfer, or PayPal, to firstname.lastname@example.org, are appreciated, benefitting the projects of Philippine Arts Council and the Edmonton Philippine International Centre.
Registration is required through Eventbrite, for the screening link. You will be able to watch the documentary on your own time and pace, as many times as you want, from February 20-28, 2021.