Sagip Pelikula celebrates legacy of Ricky Lee with Spotlight series on KTX.PH

ABS-CBN Film Restoration celebrates the legacy of renowned Pinoy screenwriter Ricky Lee at the time of his birth month with a special commemorative online event, “Sagip Pelikula Spotlight: Ricky Lee on KTX.ph,” featuring his timeless cinematic works beginning March 17 (Thursday).  Ricky, who is also one of the very first supporters of Sagip Pelikula since …

Christian Bables top-bills Jun Robles Lana’s ‘Big Night!’ at MMFF 2021

One of the most anticipated local events of the season, the Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF), formally returns to theaters after releasing the list of official entries this year. Among the contenders that made it on the roll is Jun Robles Lana’s dark comedy, Big Night! Produced by Cignal Entertainment and IdeaFirst Company, together with …

Getting A-List Actors in the Family Drama ‘Circa’

  Anita Linda, Jaclyn Jose, Ricky Davao, Gina Alajar, Laurice Guillien with the special participation of the late Eddie Garcia, writer and director Adolf Alix, Jr. gathered a plethora of award-winning actors for his family drama ‘Circa.’ But how did he get all these A-List actors from the Philippine entertainment industry? “I have worked with …

“Nabubulok” Director Dedicates Film’s Int’l Recognition to Father Tony Calvento

In victory, there is loss. Writer and director of Cinemalaya 2017 entry “Nabubulok,” Sonny Calvento may be partly having the time of his career now for having his first film be in exhibition at the prestigious Busan International Film Festival (BIFF). But prior to that, he also lost his father, one of the prominent Philippine broadcast journalist …

Cinemalaya 2017 Entry “Nabubulok” Goes to Busan International Film Festival

Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival 2017 winner for Best Production Design Nabubulok (The Decaying) goes to one of the most prestigious film festivals in Asia, the Busan International Film Festival which will be held in South Korea on October 12 to 21. Check out the images below to see the invitation of the Busan Film Festival for Nabubulok: …

GUIDE: The 13th Cinemalaya Film Festival

The Cultural Center of the Philippines, in partnership with the Cinemalaya Foundation, presents the 13th edition of the Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival – the most prestigious film festival in the country. With nine (9) full-length feature films, twelve (12) short films, a numerous films (full-length, short and documentary) for exhibition (non-competition) from different film festivals, …