WATCH: Official trailer for MMFF 2022 movie ‘Family Matters’

CineKo Productions releases the official trailer for their Metro Manila Film Festival 2022 entry ‘Family Matters.’ Watch it below: Starring Noel Trinidad, Liza Lorena, Nonie Buencamino, Agot Isidro, Mylene Dizon, Nikki Valdez, James Blanco, JC Santos. Directed by Nuel Crisostomo Naval. In cinemas December 25, 2022.

HOOQ calls for entries from Filipino Talents for Season 2 of Filmmakers Guild

Manila 23 June 2018 HOOQ – the largest Video-on-Demand service in Southeast Asia – is embarking on Season 2 of the HOOQ Filmmakers Guild search for five scripts to be produced into pilot episodes. With the success of the pilot season, HOOQ Filmmakers Guild once again gives filmmakers and film students a chance to turn …

“Changing Partners” Review: Love and Pain are Universal

CHANGING PARTNERS (2017) Review Directed by Dan Villegas There haven’t been that much musicals in Philippine cinema especially in independent film festivals. So, can we call Vincent de Jesus’ Changing Partners a game changer? Perhaps. Though deeply emotional, the more captivating feat of the movie is how it presented its story. Love is universal, pain is universal. …

Meet Alex & Cris in the Musical Drama “Changing Partners”

STAR Cinema culminates the month of January with the much-awaited mainstream theatrical release of the critically acclaimed musicale Changing Partners. Directed by Dan Villegas and written by Lilit Reyes and Vince de Jesus, Changing Partners was an official multi-awarded entry to the 2017 Cinema One Originals Film Festival. Based on a PETA musicale play of the same title …

Award-Winning Film “Changing Partners” Releases New Trailer, Gets January 31 Wide Release

Ikaw si Alex, Ikaw Si Cris. Ako si Alex, Ako si Cris. Dan Villegas’ film adaptation of Vincent de Hesus’ musical drama “Changing Partners” is getting a wide release on January 31, 2018 after its successful run during the Cinema One Originals Film Festival last November 2017. Based on the Palanca Award-winning musical play by Vincent de …

WINNERS: #C1Originals Festival 2017

The Cinema One Originals Film Festival 2016 has unveiled its winners of its thirteenth year at the Dolphy Theater, localted at ABS-CBN Studios in Quezon City, Philippines, November 19, 2017. Photo from Cinema One Originals Here are the winners: AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD: Changing Partners CHAMPION BUGHAW AWARD: Changing Partners BEST SOUND: Leeroy New (Nervous Translation) BEST …

Agot Isidro, Sandino Martin, Anna Luna, Jojit Lorenzo in C1 Originals’ “Changing Parnters”

Based on a musical play of the same title, Vincent De Jesus’ “Changing Partners” begins with Alex and Cris celebrating their first anniversary as a live-in couple. Recognizing their 15-year age gap, they are clearly in love with each other, ignoring what people say about their relationship. Their differences become more evident six years later …

Cinema One Originals Festival Fearless On Its Thirteenth Year

Walang Takot. The tagline of the 13th Cinema One Originals translates into ‘fearless’ in English and is more than an apt descriptor for the festival’s programming ethos and its reputation, the way it has, year in and year out, shepherded unique, adventurous cinematic voices into the limelight. But Walang Takot also exemplifies not only the way …