The Empowered Filipina Documentary
Mar09

The Empowered Filipina Documentary

Almost a year on, and the dialogue still continues. Over the years, Filipina’s working overseas have been greatly stereotyped and put in a negative light. This documentary follows a collective group of global Filipina’s who have been deeply affected by these issues and how they chose to respond by sharing the positivity, and the advocacy of a common mission – uplifting the morale of Filipinas everywhere. A Film by...

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Isabelita Warren – Of Food and Mother’s Love

Text By Lalaine Chu-Benitez, Photo by Alan Desiderio “Everytime I would cook food, I would always remember you when you were in Saudi Arabia.”  Tears welled in Illustrado Women of Substance 2009 Honoree Isabelita Sabado Warren’s eyes as she recalled her mother’s words when the latter was still alive – referring to the period when Isabelita, just like so many thousands of Filipinos, bravely lived the life of an Overseas Filipino (OF)...

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