Life-world Series

Joni Gutierrez, 2017

Ten short films shot in Hong Kong, Japan, Vietnam, Indonesia, mainland China, and the USA. Part of Gutierrez' doctoral dissertation


Exhibition of Life-world Series (dir. Joni Gutierrez, 2017, 118 minutes), a collection of ten short films, as a multi-screen video installation at the ASEANnale held in the Philippines on 28 February to 2 March 2018.

Seminar titled “Investigating Kracauerian Cinematic Realism through Film Practice and Criticism: Life-world Series (2017) and Selected Films of Lino Brocka” held on 28 November 2017 at Albert Hall, University of the Philippines-Diliman.

Film screening and seminar titled “Lifeworld Series (Joni Gutierrez, 117 minutes) & the Phenomenalist-realist Film” held on 7 April 2017 at the Communication and Visual Arts Building, Hong Kong Baptist 
University, Hong Kong SAR, China.

Film screening and seminar titled “Investigating Kracauerian Cinematic Realism through Life-world Series (Joni Gutierrez, 2017)” held on 5 October 2017 at the Film Center (Videotheque), University of the Philippines Film Institute (UPFI), Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines.