We Drank Our Tears: Benjamin A.

9min | Documentary | US

In 1944, some of the final battles of World War II were waged on the Pacific islands of Saipan and Tinian.

Director: Galvin Deleon Guerrero

Writer: Galvin Deleon Guerrero

Stars: Dylan Santos

SAT. 11/28    15:00
WE DRANK OUR TEARS (FRANCISCO BABAUTA’S STORY, RAFAEL MAFNAS’S STORY, BENJAMIN ABADILLA’S STORY, THE STORIES OF CARMEN, ANTONIETA AND ROSA)

In 1944, some of the final battles of World War II were waged on the Pacific islands of Saipan and Tinian. 933 indigenous Chamorro and Refaluwasch civilians did not survive the battles. This is one of their stories.

CAST

Dylan Santos
Aysia Adele Duenas Santos
Kalea Borja
Jeremiah Cruz
Mark Toves
Joyce Santos
Joaquin Duenas

PRODUCTION

Director and Writer: Galvin Deleon Guerrero

Associate Producers: Rob Travilla, Frankie Eliptico, Scott Russell
1st AD: Kelvin Cepeda
Unit Production Manager: Quincy Chinen
Script Supervisor: Reica Ramirez
Costume and Makeup: Victoria Deleon Guerrero, Joanie Paraiso, Aldwin Batusin, and Ivy Leong
Camera: Justin Ocampo, Angelo Manese, and Alvin Palacios
Grips: Kyle Bautista, Maverick Irang , Matt Moran, and Eric Kiser
Special Thanks To: Leith Poole, John Blanco

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