Day: December 17, 2016

  • Oscars 2017: 10 films advance in visual effects race

    Oscars 2017: 10 films advance in visual effects race

    10 films make it to the shortlist for the visual effects race as announced by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Here are the films in contention (in alphabetical order): “Arrival” “The BFG” “Captain America: Civil War” “Deepwater Horizon” “Doctor Strange” “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” “The Jungle Book” “Kubo and […]

  • MMFF entry ‘Saving Sally’ took 10 years to make

    MMFF entry ‘Saving Sally’ took 10 years to make

    The Metro Manila Film Festival Screening Committee describes “Saving Sally,” one of the eight entries in this year’s December film festival as “an atypical youthful love story replete with child-like elements as applied through 2D animation.” The Cinema Evaluation Board gave an A rating to the directorial debut of Avid Liongoren, a motion picture that […]