‘Gregorio Del Pilar’ Short Film “Angelito” to be Released with “I’m Drunk, I Love You”

Filipino moviegoers are in for a treat.  This coming February 15, fans and followers of the blockbuster biopic “Heneral Luna” are going to see a short film spinoff that serves as a bridge to the upcoming feature “Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral,” the second installment of Jerrold Tarog’s historical trilogy. The short film entitled “Angelito” is being theatrically released exclusively with the offbeat romantic-comedy “I’m Drunk, I … Continue reading ‘Gregorio Del Pilar’ Short Film “Angelito” to be Released with “I’m Drunk, I Love You”

Davao-Based Filmmaker Features ‘Lumads’ in QCinema Entry “Baboy Halas”

Marvel at the lush woods but Bagane Fiola seeks to bring viewers deeper into the struggles of an indigenous family coping with changes in their environment in his 2016 QCinema International Film Festival (QCinema) entry, “Baboy Halas, Wailings in the Forest”. The film offers an experience with a family, one of the last forest people, who has yet to adjust to the lifestyle of the more … Continue reading Davao-Based Filmmaker Features ‘Lumads’ in QCinema Entry “Baboy Halas”

WATCH: Globe Independent Film Festival 5 Short Films

During the launch of the newest film festival in the Philippines, the Globe Independent Film Festival or GIFF for short, Globe released 5 of its 5-minute short films which were directed by today’s sought after filmmakers in the local industry. ‘How to Find Love’ by Quark Henares, ‘Ang Painting ni Tatay’ by Sigrid Andrea Bernardo, ‘Beshie’ by Bb. Joyce Bernal, ‘An Open Door’ by Paul Soriano and ‘Stop. Steady. Sayaw.’ by Dan Villegas. The GLOBE INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL … Continue reading WATCH: Globe Independent Film Festival 5 Short Films

Short Film “Mower Minions” Plays In Front of “The Secret Life of Pets”

Illumination Entertainment’s inaugural theatrical short, “Mower Minions”—a never-before-seen short film starring the Minions—will debut in front of “The Secret Life of Pets” when it arrives in Philippine theaters on August 24. Correlating to the format in which “The Secret Life of Pets” is showing in specific theaters, “Mower Minions” will be available in both 3D and 2D. The short film stars the iconic Minions, who first … Continue reading Short Film “Mower Minions” Plays In Front of “The Secret Life of Pets”

Cinemalaya 2016 Short Film Category Official Finalists

Out of 158 submitted entries nationwide, Cinemalaya proudly presents the ten (10) official finalists of the SHORT FILMS CATEGORY of 2016 (Year 12) In alphabetical order (according to the filmmaker’s surname), here are the lucky 10 Finalists, with the titles of their awesome short films: OGOS AZAR for “Mansyong Papel” RICHARD CAWED for “Butas” NOAH DEL ROSARIO for “Bugtaw” MARY CLARENCE ESPIRITU for “Forever Natin” … Continue reading Cinemalaya 2016 Short Film Category Official Finalists

Animated Short ‘Sanjay’s Super Team’ to Play in Front of ‘Good Dinosaur’

Continuing with the beloved Disney tradition of playing animated shorts before the main feature, Disney-Pixar’s upcoming “The Good Dinosaur” will be preceded by the new animated short film “Sanjay’s Super Team” when the former opens in Philippine theaters on November 25. (Watch a clip of “Sanjay’s Super Team.”)   In “Sanjay’s Super Team,” the new short film from Pixar Animation Studios, accomplished artist and director … Continue reading Animated Short ‘Sanjay’s Super Team’ to Play in Front of ‘Good Dinosaur’