BTS star j-hope to debut highly-anticipated documentary ‘j-hope IN THE BOX’ this February on Disney+

Philippines, 20 January 2023 – On February 17, viewers across the world are invited to watch in wonder as j-hope of BTS brings it all and does it all in j-hope IN THE BOX, a behind the scenes documentary special showcasing the creation of his first solo album, on Disney+. Starring j-hope of the 21st century pop icons …

Teach for the Philippines celebrates 10th year through documentary ‘Kilapsaw’, celebrates teachers’ contributions to nation-building

Manila, Philippines, September 6, 2022 — In time for National Teachers’ Month, non-profit organization Teach for the Philippines (TFP) celebrates its 10th year anniversary with the release of Kilapsaw, a 30-minute documentary film that features the plight of public school teachers and students from all over the country, especially during the time of the COVID-19 …

‘Fanny: The Right to Rock’ Review: Bittersweet reality

FANNY: THE RIGHT TO ROCK (2021) ReviewDirected by Bobbi Jo Hart A heartwarming and heartbreaking journey of individuals who fought for their love of music in a time when women are thought to have better business outside the rock industry, Fanny: The Right to Rock is a bittersweet reality of the unfair world that we …

Documentary “Delikado” Plays to a full house at Cinemalaya 2022

The gut-wrenching documentary on Palawan’s threatened natural resources and valiant environmental defenders brought an emotional audience – including foreign ambassadors – on their feet multiple times. Closing film, “Delikado,” a documentary on illegal logging in Palawan, screened last August 13, drew the biggest crowd for Cinemalaya 2022, observed festival director Chris Millado. Directed by Deputy …

TBA Studios brings to the Philippines the music documentary ‘FANNY: The Right to Rock’  

One of the Philippines’ leading film production and distribution companies, TBA Studios will release FANNY: The Right to Rock, a music documentary, to Philippine theaters on August 17. Watch the trailer below: Now in their 60s, FANNY is getting the band together for a new record. They trace their road to rock-and-roll stardom from being …

Dokyu Power Fest Culminates with In-Person Screening of Writing With Fire

Dokyu Power culminates with the two things we all miss: watching on the big screen and listening to a concert. Slated on April 9, 2022, Araw Ng Kagitingan, Dokyu Power closes with a festival concert that t is open to the public and free of charge. It will be held at the Liwasang Diokno, located at the Commission on Human …

Move on by forgetting? Award-winning film ‘The Silence of Others’ tells why it’s not that easy

Spain passed in 1977 an amnesty law that has come to be known as “the pact of forgetting”. It prohibits the prosecution of any crime against humanity committed during the 40-year dictatorship of General Francisco Franco for the sake of the country’s healing. But for much of the population, there is no peace in silence. From March 25 to …

Claim and Reclaim our Voice: FilDocs and DAKILA Launch “Dokyu Power” FilmFest

The best bet for the Oscar Best Documentary Features 2022 Writing With Fire and Oscar nominee for best international feature and best documentary for 2021 Collective lead “Dokyu Power,” a film festival that streams from February 25 till April 9, free of charge. “Dokyu Power” is a move to create meaningful political discourse in the light …

TBA Studios takes part in Yuchengco Museum’s inaugural online film festival

TBA Studios, one of the Philippines’ leading film production and distribution companies, will have some of its groundbreaking and critically-acclaimed works be featured in the first ever online film festival spearheaded by the Yuchengco Museum. Starting February 22, 2022, movie fans can watch a variety of titles from renowned directors as well as up-and-coming student …