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Documentary film ‘Aswang’ is eligible to the 93rd Oscars

Davao Today — 4.2.2021

Film still courtesy of Alyx Arumpac

MANILA, Philippines — Philippine documentary film Aswang has been officially named as one of the eligible entries to the 93rd Academy Awards.

More commonly known as the Oscars, the award-giving body made the announcement online on January 28, 2021.

The film—the first feature of Filipino documentary director and television producer Alyx Arumpac—has been receiving significant recognition since its release in 2019.

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