The Kingmaker

Playing at Limelight Cinema

101 minutes, Denmark, USA, In English, Documentary
Rated R: (for some disturbing violent content)

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Centered on the indomitable character of Imelda Marcos, The Kingmaker examines, with intimate access, the Marcos family’s improbable return to power in the Philippines. The film explores the disturbing legacy of the Marcos regime and chronicles Imelda’s present-day push to help her son, Bongbong, win the vice-presidency. To this end, Imelda confidently rewrites her family’s history of corruption, replacing it with a narrative of a matriarch’s extravagant love for her country. In an age when fake news manipulates elections, Imelda’s comeback story serves as a dark fairy tale.

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Sunday, January 19th

5:35pm

Monday, January 20th

3:15pm

Tuesday, January 21st

5:35pm

Wednesday, January 22nd

2:50pm

Thursday, January 23rd

5:35pm