‘Mañanita’ was the right project for Bela Padilla and director Paul Soriano

“She said yes to me without a script, so I’m very thankful for the trust Bela gave me,” director Paul Soriano on getting Bela Padilla for the action thriller ‘Mañanita.’ The two have been wanting to work with each other for years now. Having known both their works, it was about finding the right material …

Paul Soriano Directs, Bela Padilla Stars in TIFF Main Competition Entry ‘Mañanita’

TEN17P and Viva Films’ ​Mañanita ​ is the only Filipino film that is in the running for major awards in the main competition section of the 2019 Tokyo International Film Festival. Produced and directed by Paul Soriano and written by Lav Diaz, ​Mañanita ​ stars Bela Padilla who plays the role of a dismissed military …

Know More About Filmmaking in Yabang Pinoy’s 2-Day Forum ‘Philippine Cinema Sessions’

On September 10 to 11 at the O2 Space Solutions, Makati City, 10 respected names in the industry  will share their knowledge and experiences about filmmaking. Philippine Cinema Sessions is a two-day session where participants are offered the opportunity to grasp the ideas, techniques, and processes of the acclaimed filmmakers that make up this generation’s Philippine …

John Lloyd Cruz and Piolo Pascual in a Film by Critically-Acclaimed Director Lav Diaz

July 5, 2015, writer, producer and director Paul Soriano posted on his Instagram (@paulsoriano1017) photos of him with actors Piolo Pascual and John Lloyd Cruz with the critically-acclaimed director Lav Diaz with a caption: TEN17P is currently producing and shooting a Lav Diaz film. This film brings together 2 of the country’s biggest actors, Piolo …