Sinegabay: A Film Study Guide

(Anvil Publishing, Inc., 2008)

Sine GabayThe first major publication on the subject of film literacy in the Philippines—another first in the author’s growing list of groundbreaking publications on the subjects of independent and alternative cinema, Filipino film history, and early cinema in the Philippines and in Asia. With this book, Deocampo offers a valuable instrument in the campaign for a national film literacy that has become his advocacy in developing a more literate Filipino audio-visual industry and audience.

The book received the 2008 National Book Award.