We Drank Our Tears: Rafael Mafnas's Story

9min | Documentary | US

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

Directors: Angelo Manese and Justin Ocampo

Writer: Galvin Deleon Guerrero

Stars: Derrick Atalig, Matt Moran

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

Derrick Atalig
Matt Moran
Eric Kiser
Seok Jun Yun
Rodrigo Castro

PRODUCTION

Writer: Galvin Deleon Guerrero
Associate Producers: Rob Travilla, Frankie Eliptico, Scott Russell
1st Assistant Producer: Kelvin Cepeda
Unit Production Manager: Quincy Chinen
Script Supervisor: Reica Ramirez
Costume and Makeup: Victoria Deleon Guerrero, Joanie Paraiso, Aldwin Batusin, Ivy Leong, and Kalea Borja
Camera: Galvin Deleon Guerrero, Alvin Palacios, Juatin Ocampo, and Angelo Manese
Grips: Kyle Bautista and Maverick Irang

PHOTOS