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Lamberto V. Avellana (1915–1991)

Lamberto V. Avellana was born on February 12, 1915 in Bontoc, Philippines as Lamberto Vera Avellana. He was a director and writer, known for A Portrait of the Artist as Filipino (1965), Kumander 13 (1956) and Cry Freedom (1959). He was married to Daisy H. Avellana. He died on April 25, 1991 in the Philippines. See full bio »


(age 76) in Philippines

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Kumander 13
Kumander 13 Director
Cry Freedom
Cry Freedom Director
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 1982 Waywaya
 1975 Kapitan Kulas
 1974 Fe, Esperanza, Caridad (segment "Esperanza")
 1966 Claudia
 1966 Operation XYZ
 1965 Tagumpay ng mahirap (segment "The Boy")
 1964 Scout Rangers
 1963 No Way Out
 1961 La campana de Baler (Short)
 1961 Bus to Bataan
 1959 Cry Freedom
 1959 El legado (Short)
 1958 Rosalina
 1958 Faithful (as Avellana)
 1957 Walang sugat
 1956 Kumander 13
 1956 Medalyong perlas (segment "Eskirol")
 1956 Anak dalita
 1955 Lapu-Lapu (as Avellana)
 1955 No Money No Honey (as Avellana)
 1954 Damong ligaw
 1953 Hiyasmin
 1952 Korea
 1952 Ronquillo
 1951 Amor mio
 1951 Pag-asa (as Avellana)
 1951 Satur
 1950 In Despair
 1950 Hantik
 1950 Ang bombero
 1948 Lukso ng dugo
 1948 A La Viva!
 1947 Tandang sora
 1947 Haciendera
 1946 Death March
 1943 Tiya Juana
 1941 Ikaw pala
 1941 Lihim
 1941 Rosalinda
 1940 Alitaptap
 1940 Inday
 1939 Sakay
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