MOVIE REVIEW: Hele Sa Hiwagang Hapis (2016)

HELE SA HIWAGANG HAPIS (2016) Review Directed by Lav Diaz You know when people say when you’re enjoying what you’re doing, time flies fast? Hele Sa Hiwagang Hapis’ running time is a little more than eight hours but it did not feel that long after watching it. Director Lav Diaz is known for his lengthy …

Star Cinema Brings Lav Diaz’s Award-Winning ‘Hele sa Hiwagang Hapis’ to Philippine Theaters

Star Cinema, the film production arm of ABS-CBN Corporation, is bringing the Berlinale Film Festival Silver Bear-Winning Film “Hele Sa Hiwagang Hapis” closer to the Filipino people through a nationwide screening starting Black Saturday, March 26, 2016. An eight-hour long epic, Lav Diaz’s internationally-acclaimed historical film features two big names from ABS-CBN’s stable of stars …

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 …