CineFilipino Film Festival Announces Finalists for 2019 Feature Length, Shorts, and Series Categories

  The CineFilipino Film Festival, a celebration of Philippine cinema and of young and aspiring Filipino filmmakers, has officially released the full list of finalists for its Feature Length, Shorts, and Series categories in its 2019 competition.  For the Feature Length film category, eight finalists were selected from over 100 entries and have each merited …

CineFilipino 2018 to Have a “Replay” at UP Cine Adarna via Film Producers Society

Dubbed as CineFilipino: Replay, the Film Producers Society of UP Diliman brings CineFilipino Film Festival 2018 to UP Cine Adarna on July 9 -14, 2018. Check out the full schedule below: You can reserve your tickets here: tiny.cc/CFRUPD2018 FULL FEATURES SCHEDULE: JULY 9 (Mon) 6PM | Delia & Sammy 8PM | Excuse Me po JULY 10 (Tues) …

#CineFilipino2018 Reviews: “Poon,” “The Eternity Between Seconds,” “Mata Tapang”

Happening now at SM Cinemas Mall of Asia, North EDSA, Megamall, Fairview, Southmall, Mania, Greenbelt 1 and Gateway Cineplex is the 3rd edition of the CineFilipino Independent Film Festival until May 15. Here are my thoughts on three of the eight feature film entries of the said film festival: POON by Roni Supangan Benaid Atmospheric at best, Roni …

#CineFilipino2018 Full Length Entries Revealed

August 17, 2017, the official entries for the 3rd edition of the CineFilipino Film Festival has been announced. Check out the eight (8) official entries and their synopsis: Delia & Sammy by Therese Cayaba “An ill-tempered old actress Delia, has to find family to leave her equally difficult husband with before she dies, forcing themselves …

CineFilipino Film Festival 2017 to Feature “Stories Worth Watching”

CineFilipino Film Festival 2017 promises to continue churning out a trove of “stories worth watching, and stories worth celebrating.” Organizers confirmed that exceptional stories would continue to be the top priority in the three categories – feature length, short films (student and open categories) and digital content. Organized by Unitel Productions and Cignal TV, this …

Alessandra de Rossi Deals with Heartbreak Through Traveling in “Sakaling Hindi Makarating”

Winner of seven awards at the CineFilipino Film Festival 2016 including 1st Runner Up – Best Picture, Best Director and Best Cinematography for Ice Idanan and Best Actor for Pepe Herrera, where it had its initial run last March 2016, “Sakaling Hindi Makarating” will  finally have its commercial run in Philippine cinemas starting February 1, 2017 as …

CineFilipino Film Festival 2016 Reviews, Part 3

STAR NA SI VAN DAMME STALLONE Directed by Randolph Longjas Starring Candy Pangilinan, Paolo Pinggol, Isaac Aguirre, Acey Aguilar, Erlinda Villalobos Back in the CineFilipino Film Festival game, director Randolph Longjas gives us the most heartfelt story among all the nine entries. One can easily be sympathetic with its story because of one of its main …

CineFilipino Film Festival 2016 List of WINNERS

The winners of CineFilipino Film Festival 2016 were announced on March 19 at the KIA Theatre in Araneta Center, Cubao, Quezon City. Here is the full list of winners of CineFilipino 2016: Best Picture: Ned’s Project 2nd Best Picture: Sakaling Hindi Makarating 3rd Best Picture: Star Na si Van Damme Stallone Best Director: Ice Idanan – Sakaling Hindi Makarating Best Actress: Angeli Bayani – Ned’s …