Salute! Leonen meets real Commander Liway
Associate Justice Marvic Leonen couldn’t contain his glee when he met in person the real Commander Liway, the legendary activist whose life was portrayed in the Cinemalaya 2018 movie “Liway.”
Leonen attended the screening of the film and took a selfie with the commander, whose real name is Cecilia Flores Oebanda.
— Marvic Leonen (@marvicleonen) August 8, 2018
Liway is a 2018 independent film about the experiences of Dakip, a young boy growing up in a prison as the son of anti-Marcos dissident Oebanda, better known as Commander Liway, during the Marcos dictatorship.