Festive Faces: Kadayawan Festival, Philippines (2011)
Experience the flowers and floats, reggae tunes, food with conscious, ancient stories with modern expression, busy streets and fruit paper of a festival that celebrates the traditions of ten Philippine tribes.
Travel to Davao City and meet three determined people:
– College student Mernadeth Sicutan represents the Ata tribe.
– Ryan Christian Javier’s elementary school team competes with an ethnic street dance.
– Florist and float designer Arlene Puentespina showcases the Davao City’s famous orchid.