Marcos documentary 'Kingmaker' to be captioned in 5 Filipino languages


Posted at Mar 24 2022 04:03 PM

MANILA -- "The Kingmaker," a critically acclaimed documentary about the Marcos family, will soon be made accessible to even more Filipinos.

In a Twitter post on Thursday, director Lauren Greenfield announced that they will soon release five new versions of "The Kingmaker," each captioned in different Filipino languages.

The subtitles will be in Tagalog, Bisaya, Ilocano, Bicol, and Hiligaynon.

First released in 2019, the 100-minute "The Kingmaker" explores the disturbing legacy of the Marcos regime and examines the family’s improbable return to power in the Philippines.

It is currently shown for free on YouTube and Vimeo.