In honor of the late film and TV director Marilou Diaz-Abaya, GMA News TV will air four of her masterpieces on October 13 and 14.
October 13 (Saturday)
12:45 p.m. - "Sa Pusod ng Dagat" (starring Jomari Yllana, Elizabeth Oropesa, Chin Chin Gutierrez, Rolando Tinio, Jhong Hilario)
2:45 p.m. - "Milagros" (starring Elizabeth Oropesa, Sharmaine Arnaiz, Dante Rivero, Joel Torre, Raymond Bagatsing, Noni Buencamino)
October 14 (Sunday)
12:45 p.m. - "Muro Ami" (starring Cesar Montano, Amy Austria, Pen Medina, Jhong Hilario)
2:30 p.m. - "Jose Rizal" (starring Cesar Montano, Jaime Fabregas, Gina Alajar, Jhong Hilario, Gloria Diaz, Pen Medina)
From 1980 to 2011, Direk Marilou made more than 20 films, some of which were recognized and shown in different parts of the world.
She established the Marilou Diaz-Abaya Film Institute and Arts Center to share her knowledge to new generation of filmmakers.
On Monday night, she passed away after a long battle with breast cancer.