“Maestra” Review: A Heartfelt Story of the Heroes We Call Teachers

MAESTRA (2017) Review Directed by Lemuel Lorca Usually, advocacy films tend to be too preachy. They lost the audience with giving away way too much of what message they want to deliver. But Lemuel Lorca’s Maestra gives us a more profound story, telling three individuals of their dreams, aspirations and what they sacrifice to pursue their passion. …

Advocacy Film “Maestra” Champions Human Spirit

“It’s always something to be celebrating.” This is what director Lem Lorca says on the achievements of his latest film Maestra. Winning Best Actress for Anna Luna and Best Screenplay for writer Archie del Mundo at the Five Continents International Film Festival in Venezuela is definitely worth celebrating not just for them but for us …

Anna Luna Wins Best Actress at the Five Continents Int’l Film Festival in Venezuela

Independent film and stage actress Anna Luna recently won her first Best Actress award at the Five Continents International Film Festival in Venezuela. She bested 9 to 12 foreign and local actresses, including a celebrated Argentine actress. Luna won for her most inspired performance as Iah Seraspi, a poor Education student who perseveres against the …