WATCH: Official trailer for MMFF 2022 movie ‘Family Matters’

CineKo Productions releases the official trailer for their Metro Manila Film Festival 2022 entry ‘Family Matters.’ Watch it below: Starring Noel Trinidad, Liza Lorena, Nonie Buencamino, Agot Isidro, Mylene Dizon, Nikki Valdez, James Blanco, JC Santos. Directed by Nuel Crisostomo Naval. In cinemas December 25, 2022.

‘Sunshine Family’ Review: Fun and Heartwarming Filipino-Korean Fusion Film

SUNSHINE FAMILY (2019) Review Directed by Kim Tai-Sik Filipino cast with the technicalities of a Korean movie, ‘Sunshine Family’ gets the Filipino family spirit and the quirkiness of the Korean romantic movies we’ve loved. Real-life couple Nonie and Shamaine Buencamino are killing it in this film. The way they speak Korean, the authenticity of how they …

#Cinemalaya2018 Reviews: “Mamang,” “Distance”

MAMANG (2018) by Denise O’Hara. Lovely, warm and heartbreaking, Denis O’Hara’s Mamang paints a charming mother-and-son relationship while also tackling the difficulty of getting old. Celeste Legazpi and Ketchup Eusebio portrays a mother and son with credibility. The chemistry between the two felt natural that it looks like you’re watching real life mother and son. …

#Cinemalaya2018: Perci Intalan’s “Sa Pagitan ng Dito at Doon” Starts Filming

Three months from now, we’ll witness the 14th edition of the Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival. One of the new entries “Sa Pagitan ng Dito at Doon” which replaced Dexter Hemedez has started filming with its stars Iza Calzado, Nonie Buencamino, Therese Malvar. Check out the photos below: View this post on Instagram A post shared by Perci …

FULL LIST: 66th FAMAS Awards Nominees

MAY 3, 2018. The official nominees for the 66th FAMAS Awards were announced at Victorino’s Restaurant, Quezon City. Here are the nominees: BEST ORIGINAL SONG “TWELVE” – 12 “ANG PANDAY” – Ang Panday “GITIK-GITIK” – Balangiga: Howling Wilderness “KATUROG NA” – Balangiga: Howling Wilderness “YUNG PAKIRAMDAM” – Changing Partners “ALAALARAWAN” – Kiko Boksingero “PARA SA …

Kape’t Pelikula 2018 Seminar Happening on April 14 at UP Diliman

Sometimes, the best discussions on films happen over a cup of coffee. Now on its fourth year, the UP Cinema Arts Society (UP CAST) is back with Kape’t Pelikula. A seminar that gathers  the country’s influential and distinguished film practitioners to speak in front of today’s film community to give a scope of their creative …

“Smaller and Smaller Circles” Review: A Smart and Gripping Crime Thriller

SMALLER AND SMALLER CIRCLES (2017) Review Directed by Raya Martin “Time and forgetfulness are the allies of abusers.” There is something eerie in Raya Martin’s film adaptation of Smaller and Smaller Circles but that makes the film feel more authentic in presenting its story. A young boy dies and was dumped in Payatas. As the investigation got …

Crime Thriller “Smaller and Smaller Circles” Urges the Audience to Look Closer

This December, “Smaller and Smaller Circles” dares the Filipino viewers to look closer. A crime thriller directed by award-winning filmmaker Raya Martin, “Smaller and Smaller Circles” is the much-awaited film adaptation of the best-selling novel by Filipina author F.H. Batacan. Hailed as one of the most anticipated films of 2017, Filipino audiences will finally see …

Powerhouse Cast Led by Atom Araullo Revealed in the Latest Teaser of “Citizen Jake”

Screened first at the screening of Batch ’81, the closing film of the QCinema International Film Festival. The second teaser of Mike de Leon’s Citizen Jake is released and can be viewed below: The teaser reveals Atom as Jake Herrera, a 34-year old journalist who is against all odds in spreading the truth even if it affects his family. …

Filipino Musical Film “Ang Larawan” Gets New Poster and Teaser

The film adaptation of Ang Larawan, the musical  which is based on National Artist for Literature Nick Joaquin’s three-act English play A Portrait of the Artist as Filipino gets a new poster for its Busan International Film Festival World Premiere and a new teaser featuring its star-studded cast. Check out the new poster and teaser below: …