Cinema One Originals 2020 Postponed, 16th Edition Extends Entry Deadline to June

Cinema One Originals puts off the film festival slated this year and extends deadline for the submission of script entries for its 16th run until June 1 (Monday), allowing more time for debuting filmmakers to craft fresh and fascinating narratives intended for the big screen.  “After careful deliberation, we have decided to postpone this year’s C1 …

#C1Originals ‘Utopia’ Review: More Than Just a Crime Comedy

UTOPIA (2019) Review Written and Directed by Dustin Celestino You know those films that you thought are just entertaining you then hits you emotionally and psychologically in the end with a surprise reveal? Dustin Celestino’s multi-character and multi-themed movie ‘Utopia’ is a crime comedy that’s hard to execute. I was in awe on how everything …

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 …

WATCH: Cinema One Originals 2017 Entry “Paki” Official Trailer

Paki, or Please Care is directed by Giancarlo Abrahan, who also directed the 2014 Cinemalaya entry Dagitab. The film stars Dexter Doria, Shamaine Buencamino, Eula Valdez, Ricky Davao, Cielo Aquino, Ina Feleo, Paolo Paraiso, Miguel Valdes, Sari Estrada, Dravin Angeles, Sunshine Teodoro, Thea Yrastorza and Noel Trinidad. Check out the film’s trailer below: After five decades of marriage, Alejandra wants …

Cinema One Originals 2015: Films in Competition Guide

Cinema One Originals boasts 9 new and “Kakaiba” films to compete for this year’s Digital Film Festival. “From a pregnant drag princess in a small town, to a group of children trying to find their heroes on the streets; from a mother’s deep love for her daughter, to one caught in the horrors of religion. Presenting, …