Video Pick of the Week (20-25 March 2017): El Presidente

In commemoration of the birth anniversary of President Emilio Aguinaldo (22 March 1869), the Libraries proudly present, El Presidente : General Emilio Aguinaldo story and the first Philippine Republic, a film directed by Mark Meily, as ​​Video Pick of the Week. It will run from 20-25 March 2017 at the TV corner, The Learning Commons, 6th floor, Henry Sy Sr. Hall​. 

“During the last days of the Spanish empire and the rise of America as a super power in Asia, one brilliant Filipino general bravely stood his ground and victoriously led the Philippine revolution. He was the legendary hero, the power the glory behind the struggle for freedom and the battle for Philippine Independence" (from source video).

Video Pick of the Week is an initiative to promote media and information literacy in the academic community. It also aims to promote the audiovisual collection of the Instructional Media Services (IMS) of the Libraries.

For inquiries, you may Chat with LORA, send an email to, or contact Mr. Joseph M. Yap, IMS Coordinator, at local 370.