“Ang Manananggal sa Unit 23B” Nationwide Release Has Changes & Additional Scenes

After its successful run at the QCinema International Film Festival, Prime Cruz’s Ang Manananggal sa Unit 23B is finally getting its nationwide release. But what’s in it for those who have already seen it? According to producer Perci Intalan of The IdeaFirst Company, there are changes and additional scenes for the Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino or the nationwide release of Ang Manananggal sa Unit 23B, as this is a … Continue reading “Ang Manananggal sa Unit 23B” Nationwide Release Has Changes & Additional Scenes

“Kita Kita” Review: Lovely, Sincere & Deserves a Second Viewing

    KITA KITA (2017) Review Directed by Sigrid Andrea Bernardo “Two less lonely people in the world and it’s gonna be fine” It goes with Jerrold Tarog’s Sana Dati (2013), or Marie Jamora’s Ang Nawawala (2012), you could also include Olivia Lamasan’s Sana Maulit Muli (1995), there’s something distinct about these films storytelling, the atmosphere. Kita Kita, which was shot in Japan feels like a story in Japan. The atmosphere from the looks … Continue reading “Kita Kita” Review: Lovely, Sincere & Deserves a Second Viewing

Online Entertainment Platform Viddsee Launches Filmmaker Programme in the PH

Manila, 20 July 2017 — The online entertainment platform Viddsee launched a filmmaker programme with its first efforts through a filmmaker community initiative, Viddsee Juree Awards for the Philippines. With a growing Filipino audience and an expanding network of creative content producers from the Philippines, the Viddsee Juree Awards aims to bridge the gap between digital filmmaking and distribution by working closely with local film … Continue reading Online Entertainment Platform Viddsee Launches Filmmaker Programme in the PH

FULL LIST: 40th Gawad Urian Winners

Here’s the full list of winners of the 40th Gawad Urian Awards BEST PICTURE: ‪Women of the Weeping River‬ BEST DIRECTOR: ‪Sheron Dayoc for Women of the Weeping River‬ BEST ACTOR: Paolo Ballesteros for Die Beautiful BEST ACTRESS: ‪Hasmine Kilip for Pamilya Ordinaryo.‬ BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR: Christian Bables (Die Beautiful) BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS: Sharifa Pearlsia Ali-Dans BEST SCREENPLAY: ‪Sheron Dayoc For Women of the Weeping … Continue reading FULL LIST: 40th Gawad Urian Winners

NOW SHOWING IN THE PHILIPPINES(July 20, 2017)

NOW SHOWING IN PHILIPPINE CINEMAS July 20, 2017 BEAUTIFUL PAIN – Rated PG, Select SM Cinemas ASURA: THE CITY OF MADNESS – Rated R-18, Exclusively at Robinsons Movieworld KITA KITA – Rated PG DUNKIRK – Rated PG, Also in 4D and IMAX VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS – Rated PG DETECTIVE CONAN: THE CRIMSON LOVE LETTER – Rated PG, Exclusively at SM Cinemas STILL SHOWING WAR FOR THE … Continue reading NOW SHOWING IN THE PHILIPPINES(July 20, 2017)

NOW SHOWING IN THE PHILIPPINES (July 19, 2017)

NOW SHOWING IN PHILIPPINE CINEMAS July 19, 2017 BEAUTIFUL PAIN – Rated PG, Select SM Cinemas ASURA: THE CITY OF MADNESS – Rated R-18, Exclusively at Robinsons Movieworld KITA KITA – Rated PG DETECTIVE CONAN: THE CRIMSON LOVE LETTER – Rated PG, Exclusively at SM Cinemas BLACKBURN – Rated R-16 STILL SHOWING WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES – Rated PG BLOODY CRAYONS – Rated R-13 WISH UPON – … Continue reading NOW SHOWING IN THE PHILIPPINES (July 19, 2017)

“100 Tula Para Kay Stella” Poster Released

Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino official entry “100 Tula Para kay Stella” just released its official poster. The film directed by Jason Paul Laxamana (Instalado, The Third Party) stars Bela Padilla as Stella and JC Santos as Fidel. Check out the poster below. “100 Tula Para Kay Stella” opens in Philippine cinemas nationwide August 16 from VIVA Films. Continue reading “100 Tula Para Kay Stella” Poster Released

#ToFarmFilmFestival2017 Reviews: High Tide, Instalado, What Home Feels Like

Started July 12 at SM Megamall, SM Manila, Gateway Cineplex, Robinsons Galleria and Greenbelt 1, the ToFarm Film Festival 2017 aims to uplift the farmers as well as its professional development. It is most worthy and significant since this is the only film festival that showcases the lives, journeys, aspirations, trials and tribulations – failures and successes of the farmers and other stewards of agriculture. The … Continue reading #ToFarmFilmFestival2017 Reviews: High Tide, Instalado, What Home Feels Like

FDCP Announces Student Rates, More Promos for Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino

As if audiences need more reason to watch the films of the Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino (PPP), the Film Development Council of the Philippines has recently announced that cinemas nationwide will be offering student rates during the event, One Hundred Fifty Pesos (P 150) for students in Metro Manila, and One Hundred Pesos (P 100) for students in provinces outside Metro Manila. This is on top … Continue reading FDCP Announces Student Rates, More Promos for Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino

“Jay,” “Thy Womb,” “Ang Babaeng Humayo” To be Screened at The Venice Film Festival in Manila

Finally, the famous “Venice Film Festival” of La Biennale di Venezia is coming to the Philippines, a ‘premiere’ for the whole ASEAN region. The event – organized in the framework of the celebrations of the 70th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Italy and the Philippines – will take place on July 26 to 31 and will be appropriately hosted in the Venice Grand Canal Mall at … Continue reading “Jay,” “Thy Womb,” “Ang Babaeng Humayo” To be Screened at The Venice Film Festival in Manila