An animated film promoting a green environment, co-produced by Sen. Loren Legarda, will be premiered on Wednesday, August 26, at 10:30 a.m. at Cinema 1 of Shang Cineplex.
The film, a two-episode animated series, titled Ligtas Likas, tells the story of a young girl named Maya and her friends, Bobot, the compactor-robot, and Tatang, the nature worshipper.
Together they fight off the enemies of the environment. Each episode tells how they conserve the rainforest and protect the ocean against pollution.
Creative Media and Film Society of the Philippines or CREAM has collaborated with the Office of Senator Legarda to co-produce Ligtas Likas.
The film is primarily aimed at children to motivate them to practice and promote recycling and proper waste management in line with the Ecological Waste Management Act of 2000 which was authored and sponsored by Senator Legarda.
The story and screenplay were written by Ms. Imee Marcos, Peter Mayshle and Ann Angala Shy. Animation was directed by Nasser Luceñada and co-directed by Excy Salavarria.