Filipino plays/musicals made into films and vice-versa

Compiled by WALTER ANG

Larawan
A Tagalog musical adaptation of the play by Nick Joaquin
Translation and libretto by Rolando Tinio, music by Ryan Cayabyab
Film version directed by Loy Arcenas
    Video of the musical

    Trailer of film:
    - forthcoming -

Hiblang Abo
By Rene Villanueva
Film version directed by Ralston Jover
    Trailer of play:

Trailer of film:
- forthcoming -

Imbisibol 
By Herlyn Gail Alegre
Film version directed by Lawrence Fajardo

Anatomiya ng Pag-ibig
By Allan Lopez
Directed by various directors

Melodrama Negra
By Allan Lopez
Film version directed by Maribel Legarda, screenplay by Layeta Bucoy


Anatomiya ng Korupsyon
By Malou Jacob
Film version directed by Dennis Marasigan

Sa North Diversion Road
By Tony Perez
Film version directed by Dennis Marasigan

Zsa Za Zaturnnah Ze Muzikal
By Carlo Vergara, Music by Vince de Jesus
Film version directed by Joel Lamangan

Hanggang Dito na Lamang at Maraming Salamat
By Orlando Nadres
Film version directed by Felino Tañada

Portrait of an Artist as Filipino
By Nick Joaquin
Film version directed by Lamberto Avellana

- gabun
- in dis korner


Filipino films made into plays/musicals:

Temptation Island Reloaded
Adapted from "Temptation Island" by Toto Belano (directed by Joey Gosiengfiao)
    A scene from the film:

    Video of play version:


Himala the Musicale
Adapted from "Himala" by Ricky Lee (directed by Ishmael Bernal)
Music by Vince de Jesus
    Trailer of film:

    A number from the musical (from student recital)


Maxie The Musicale
Adapted from "Ang Pagdadalaga ni Maximo Oliveros by Michiko Yamamoto (directed by Auraeus Solito)
Libretto by Nick Pichay, music by William Manzano, Janine Santos and JJ Pimpinio
    Trailer of the film:

    Teaser of the musical:


Insiang
Adapted from "Insiang" by Mario O'Hara (directed by Lino Brocka)
    Trailer of film:

    Trailer of play:


Bona
Adapted from "Bona" by Cenen Ramones (directed by Lino Brocka)
Adapted by Layeta Bucoy
    Trailer of film:

    Scene from play:


Bituing Walang Ningning the Musical
Adapted from "Bituing Walang Ningning" (directed by Emmanuel Borlaza)
Screenplay by Orlando Nadres, adapted from the komiks by Nerissa Cabral
Book by Freddie Santos
    Scene from film:

    Scene from musical

- maynila sa kuko ng liwanag
- minsa'y isang gamu-gamo

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