“Sages of Escrima” Documentary

Sages of Escrima

In the realm of Martial arts styles and systems Stockton California stand
alone in the United States and the reason in the Filipino Martial arts in the Continental United States started from this city in California.

Three Grandmasters Angel Cabalas, Leo Giron and Gilbert Tenio embedded the martial arts with a culture that had its roots in the Philippines but was American as apple Pie.


This Documentary shows the 1st Generations’ of these masters along with some of their sons that carry forth these martial skills. This Documentary series of “The Sages of Escrima” are broken down in Parts
for the world to experience the history of these martial sciences and ways of pugilism.


The documentary is to preserve history as told by the living legends of Escrima in Stockton and surrounding cities..