TBA Studios celebrates Philippine Film History with a two-part online special ‘Habambuhay’

The Philippine film industry is facing one of their biggest challenges to date with the global pandemic still ongoing, but this isn’t the first time the industry has experienced difficulties. It has in the past survived wars, political upheavals, and much more. Habambuhay, produced by TBA Studios (Heneral Luna, Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral), aims to …

‘Separada’ leads Ricky Lee Festival by ABS-CBN Film Restoration, premering March 15 on KTX

ABS-CBN Film Restoration and its Sagip Pelikula initiative celebrate the legacy of renowned screenwriter Ricky Lee with the premiere of the restored 1994 film “Separada” on March 15 (Monday), followed by the screening of his other classics the day after at the “Sagip Pelikula: The Films of Ricky Lee on KTX” festival.  Co-written by veteran …

Maris Racal, Sanya Lopez, Zanjoe Marudo laud their MMFF movie ‘Isa Pang Bahaghari’

It’s not every day you get to work with the Superstar Nora Aunor and director Joel Lamangan in a film that also tackles socially relevant issues like the LGBTQIA+. And with the success of ‘Rainbow Sunset,’ the conversation of stories of the LGBTQIA+ members during their older years should continue. ‘Isa Pang Bahaghari’ tells the …

Alden Richards, Nora Aunor Short Film “Kinabukasan” to Play in Front of “4 Days”

Adolf Alix Jr.’s LGBT themed film “4 Days” starring indie actor Mikoy Morales and Sebastian Castro that made its debut at the 2016 Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival will now screen at exclusively at Ayala Malls Cinemas’ Greenbelt 1 and Trinoma starting October 18.               “4 Days” takes on the struggles of a gay relationship in times …

#MMFF2016: “Kabisera” Tells An Authentic Filipino Family Story

From Tanging Yaman, to Anak, to Mano Po, to Enteng Kabisote and Okay Ka, Fairy Ko!, Filipinos have been drawn to family movies whether its a drama, fantasy or comedy. This year, as change has come to the Metro Manila Film Festival, quality films are expected to all the eight entries, and that is what …

#MMFF2016: Nora Aunor Stars in the Family Drama “Kabisera”

KABISERA, the biggest and most powerful family drama of 2016 is coming to theatres nationwide this December for the Metro Manila Film Festival with a top-caliber cast headlined by the Grand Dame of Asian Cinema, Nora Aunor. The much-anticipated MMFF come-back of the one and only superstar is joined by award-winning actors—Ricky Davao, JC De …

#QCinema2016: “Hinulid (The Sorrows of Sita)” Focuses on a Mother’s Loss and Grief

“Hinulid (The Sorrows of Sita),” one of the entries at the 2016 QCinema International Film Festival (QCinema) Circle Competition, shows a grieving mother who tries to hold on to her religious devotions while struggling to accept the tragic death of her son. Poet and filmmaker Kristian Cordero, who hails from the Bicol region, teamed up with superstar …