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

Why Honor Thy Father’s disqualification could be the best thing for the MMFF

I was surprised as I got home last night from seeing two horror film entries from the MMFF (Haunted Mansion, Buy Now Die Later) to find out that Erik Matti’s Honor Thy Father has been disqualified by the MMFF from the Best Picture category because it participated in the Cinema One Originals Film Festival allegedly… Read More Why Honor Thy Father’s disqualification could be the best thing for the MMFF