Cinemalaya 2019: Check out the full list of winners here!

Its been a big year for Cinemalaya 2019 and this year’s winners reflect not only artistry and talent but also a sign of the times. The Philippines’ most prestigious film festival feted the best of best during last night’s awards ceremonies and crowned John Denver Trending, a film about a young boy who fell victim to bullying because of a viral video as the Best Full Length Feature among the 10 entries. … Read More Cinemalaya 2019: Check out the full list of winners here!

Cinemalaya 2019: Check out the remaining screenings in CCP, Ayala and Vista Mall Cinemas

Hello cinephiles! There’s still a couple of days left until Cinemalaya 2019 closes but don’t despair. In addition to CCP and Ayala Cinemas, selected Vista Malls will also feature Cinemalaya films, making these films more accessible to the moviegoing public. Check out the remaining screenings in your preferred cinemas and make sure you dont miss… Read More Cinemalaya 2019: Check out the remaining screenings in CCP, Ayala and Vista Mall Cinemas

Navigate your way to Cinemalaya 2019 with this screening schedule (CCP)

Cinemalaya season is upon us once again and with it, comes an opportunity for film afficionados to check out the brightest gems of independent cinema with entries that challenge convention and fearlessly tackle the controversial issues society is faced with. To make it easier to navigate your journey, CCP shares the list of its full… Read More Navigate your way to Cinemalaya 2019 with this screening schedule (CCP)

A Tale of Two Direks: Kdrama Perspectives from 2 Filipino Directors

Audiences should not be attacked for the type of content that they prefer. And art should know no race. Good cinema is good cinema is good cinema. It transcends language and boundaries. If we want to bring local cinema to the attention of the world, our filmmakers should be open to different world views and approaches. Our local industry should be mindful of quality even while balancing it with profitability. … Read More A Tale of Two Direks: Kdrama Perspectives from 2 Filipino Directors

Pandanggo sa Hukay: Movie Review

All in all, Pandanggo sa Hukay was a spot-on depiction the real evil — people who prey on the weak for personal gain. A system that fails to bring them to justice, just because they have become a normal part of the societal structure. And the fact that what happened to Elena could happen to anyone is a nightmare that one would not wish on one’s worst enemy. Tragic. … Read More Pandanggo sa Hukay: Movie Review