Gerardo de Leon

Gerardo de Leon
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Gerardo de Leon (September 12, 1913 – July 25, 1981)

Gerardo De Leon composed pieces that served as musical accompaniment to silent films. These films served as his training ground for film production because the pictures told the story.

Among his many works are the films

  1. “Daigdig ng Mga Api,”
  2. Noli Me Tangere,”
  3. El Filibusterismo,”
  4. Sisa,”
  5. “Sawa sa Lumang Simboryo,”
  6. “Dyesebel,”
  7. “The Gold Bikini,”
  8. “Banaue,”
  9. “The Brides of Blood Island,”
  10. “Ama’t Anak,” and
  11. “Ang Maestra,” which he produced.

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