WATCH: The Trailer for Ricky Lee’s New Book Bahay ni Marta Was Directed by Lav Diaz
"Ang kalungkutan ay kaligayahang nagtatagpo lang."
(SPOT.ph) After the success of Para Kay B and Si Amapola sa 65 na Kabanata, playwright, journalist, novelist, and screenwriter Ricky Lee is back with his third full-length novel, Bahay ni Marta, described as a “heart-gripping tale of love, transgression and redemption.”
The book will be launched on March 10, 10 a.m. at the Claro M. Recto Hall of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines, Sta. Mesa, Manila. To mark the launch, the Bahay ni Marta Facebook page released a trailer directed by Lav Diaz, which stars the likes of Charo Santos Concio, Agot Isidro, and Joem Bascon.
Check out the trailer below:
Aside from his novels, Lee is also known for his films Himala, Karnal, Anak, and Jose Rizal. He has written more than 150 screenplays since the '70s.