Cloe Barretto, Marco Gomez, and Jason Abalos heat up the screen in ‘Silab’

Newbie actors Cloe Barretto and Marco Gomez, with versatile actor Jason Abalos star in Joel Lamangan’s latest erotic drama Silab. A beautiful young woman just got married, but she hooks up with another man despite having a hunk for a husband. Not once, but over and over again. Silab, a film by Joel Lamangan, tells …

Lovi Poe, Tony Labrusca, Marco Gumabao on Holding On to Love in ‘Hindi Tayo Pwede’

Viva Films introduces the sexiest love triangle in Philippine cinema this summer: Lovi Poe, Marco Gumabao, and Tony Labrusca in a movie written by the iconic storyteller Ricky Lee, and directed by yet another icon, Joel Lamangan. “Hindi Tayo Pwede” tells the story of Gabby (Lovi Poe) or Gab for short, who finds love in …

Lav Diaz’s ‘Ang Hupa’ to Premiere in Cannes Film Festival

“The Halt” (“Ang Hupa”), the new feature film by Berlinale’s Silver Bear Alfred Bauer Prize winner Lav Diaz, joins this year’s lineup of films for the prestigious Director’s Fortnight, a non-competitive film showcase that runs alongside the Cannes Film Festival. Co-produced by Spring Films and Sine Olivia Pilipinas and distributed by ARP Selection of France, …

1982 French Filipino Film Starring Gloria Diaz to be Featured in Cannes Classics

A restoration of the 1982 French-Filipino film Cinq et la peau (Five and the Skin) starring Gloria Diaz, Bembol Roco, Philip Salvador and Joel Lamangan will be screened at Cannes Classics in the 71st Cannes Film Festival on May 14, 2018. The whole film was entirely shot in the Philippines and was featured in the Cannes’ Un Certain Regard …