Speaker The Philippines
PABELLE MANIKAN is a documentary filmmaker based in Manila. Since 2010, Pabelle has been focused on making documentaries about human rights and women and gender. Her first documentary DAWN OF HOPE (2012) was screened in prestigious local festivals and her most recent work DREAMING IN THE RED LIGHT (2019) premiered at the DMZ International Documentary film festival. She has also edited full-length documentaries that were awarded and recognized internationally. Pabelle aims to keep creating documentary films with social relevance.