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Culion Movie | Iza, Meryll, Jasmine getting ready for Culion’s upcoming shooting

The main cast of Culion has done with their prosthetic to get ready for the shoot this July 15 in the Culion in Palawan.

We’re excited with this film to help break the stigma attached with Culion. From this movie, they would like to end it by telling the lives and struggles of the people in the island during the time the cure was not discovered yet.

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Culion | Synopsis

First scene pa lang, statement na.

— Director Alvin Yapan

This is as much the story of three women as it is the story of Culion.

In the 1940s, Anna, Doris, and Ditas are three patients afflicted with Hansen’s Disease (or widely known as leprosy) who live in Culion at a time when the disease is practically a life sentence. No cure has yet been found, and no one is allowed to leave.

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