Cristine Reyes, Xian Lim Star in Not-Your-Typical Psychological-Drama-Thriller ‘UnTrue’

When there is violence in a marriage, you can expect conflicting narratives from the couple involved.  “Untrue”, the psychological-drama-thriller from “Kita Kita” writer/director Sigrid Bernardo, will show that there’s a lie in every story, and it’s going to be a dark, intriguing ride. Cristine Reyes and Xian Lim play Mara and Joaquim, two lonely Filipino …

Claudine Barretto to do a Movie with “Kita Kita” Director Sigrid Bernardo

Three years after her last film Etiquette for Mistresses, The Optimum Star Claudine Barretto returns to the big screen in a new project under The IdeaFirst Company and VIVA Films. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Perci Intalan (@percinotpercy) No other details have been revealed yet but she will work with Kita Kita and Mr. and …

Sigrid Andrea Bernardo Movies at Cinema ’76 this National Women’s Month

Cinema ’76 is featuring the works Sigrid Andrea Bernardo starting March 9 in celebration of National Women’s Month. For one whole week, movie fans can catch four of the filmmaker’s award-winning and most talked-about feature length films. Huling Cha-Cha Anita (2013). The breakout hit of the first ever CineFilipino Film Festival is a coming-of-age drama that …

“Mr. & Mrs. Cruz” Review: An Exploration of Pain & Finding the Unexpected

MR. & MRS. CRUZ (2018) Review Directed by Sigrid Andrea Bernardo Writer and director Sigrid Andrea Bernardo has been successful in delivering compelling stories in her films since Ang Huling Cha-Cha ni Anita. But what made her name more prominent in Philippine cinema especially in the mainstream scene is the film Kita Kita starring Alessandra de Rossi and …

First Look at JC Santos & Ryza Cenon as “Mr. and Mrs. Cruz”

Fresh from her blockbuster hit Kita Kita, writer and director Sigrid Andrea Bernardo is now filming her next romance film titled Mr. and Mrs. Cruz. The film stars JC Santos (100 Tula Para kay Stella) and Ryza Cenon (Ang Manananggal sa Unit 23B). Check out the photos below featuring the stars of the film: View this post on …

A Creative New Era In Philippine Entertainment for The IdeaFirst Company

It’s a brave new world for Philippine entertainment.  With independent films becoming mainstream blockbusters and digital shows becoming talk-of-the-town hit programs, audiences are now clamoring for fresh and innovative content.  One Philippine company that’s poised to meet this challenge is The IdeaFirst Company of award-winning writer-director Jun Robles Lana and award-winning producer-director Perci Intalan. “Artists …

“Kita Kita” Director Sigrid Bernardo to Work With Ryza Cenon, JC Santos on Next Movie

Still hot with her currently showing film Kita Kita, writer and director Sigrid Bernardo already has a follow up movie project under VIVA Films with Ryza Cenon (Ang Manananggal sa Unit 23B) and JC Santos (100 Tula Para kay Stella). The working title is “Mr. and Mrs. Cruz” revealed by Ryza Cenon and JC Santos on their Instagram accounts. …

Due to Word of Mouth, “Kita Kita” is a Box-Office Success, Goes Abroad

It was probably Antoinette Jadaone’s That Thing Called Tadhana and the then unpopular film Train to Busan the last films that weren’t expected to become big because of their anonymity but because of good word of mouth online and passed through from friends to friends or relatives, they’ve become a box-office hit. Today, Sigrid Andrea Bernardo’s Kita Kita starring the unusual …

Watch One of the Best Filipino Films “Ang Huling Cha-Cha ni Anita” for Only P120 at Cine Lokal

Finally, one of the best Filipino films of all time – “Ang Huling Cha-Cha ni Anita” is getting another chance at SM Cinemas through their joint project with the Film Development Council of the Philippines called Cine Lokal. And ticket price is just P120! Check out the re-release trailer here: Initially released at the first CineFilipino Film Festival …

A Successful Philippine Premiere of “Kita Kita” at the UP Cine Adarna

Held last May 12, 2017 at the UP Cine Adarna, the Philippine Premiere of Kita Kita was a success. The event was a project by Future Producers Society under the advisory of Sunday Beauty Queen director Babyruth Villarama, co-presented by U.P. Cast, U.P. Cineasts and U.P. Cinema, we were lucky to be one of the media partners …