Day: February 17, 2016

  • Academy Award frontrunner ‘Room’ relates unbreakable mother-son bond

    Academy Award frontrunner ‘Room’ relates unbreakable mother-son bond

    This year’s strong contender and frontrunner in the 88th Oscars, “Room” being nominated for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay and Best Actress takes the audience on a visceral experience as we are introduced to the cramped world of the five-year-old Jack (Jacob Tremblay) and his Ma named Joy (Brie Larson), where he was […]

  • Disney’s ‘Zootopia’ co-head of story is a Filipino!

    Disney’s ‘Zootopia’ co-head of story is a Filipino!

    Another Filipino artist rises atop the global animation stage with the release of Disney’s new animated feature, “Zootopia” whose Co-Head of Story is Filipino-American Josie Trinidad. She oversees the story team, which is responsible for translating the script to its first visual form. Trinidad joined Disney Animation Studios in 2004 as a story apprentice. Once […]

  • Nicholas Sparks spreads love anew in ‘The Choice’

    Nicholas Sparks spreads love anew in ‘The Choice’

    Nicholas Sparks has kept the flame of love burning for his millions of readers with his bestselling novels. He has authored 18 books that feature male characters which he calls “Joe Average” or “guys who build furniture, high school students, and soldiers”. Yet he makes them stand out because of how deeply they fall in […]