Trese: Magic under the manhole

MANILA, Philippines - Drag-racing tikbalang and crime lord aswang inhabit Manila in the pages of "Trese." In the dead of night, comics creators Budjette Tan and Kajo Baldisimo speak about paranormal detective Alexandra Trese, reinventing Filipino mythology and the future of comics in the Philippines.

DIRECTOR / VIDEO EDITOR: Vicente Roxas
ASSOCIATE PRODUCER: Dindin Reyes
VOICE-OVER: Patricia Evangelista

- Rappler.com

Pia Ranada

Pia Ranada covers the Office of the President and Bangsamoro regional issues for Rappler. While helping out with desk duties, she also watches the environment sector and the local government of Quezon City. For tips or story suggestions, you can reach her at pia.ranada@rappler.com.

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