From March 17 (Friday) to March 23 (Thursday), indie hub Cinema ’76 will feature four audience-favorites in their lineup:
- 2 Cool 2 Be 4gotten by Petersen Vargas
- Baka Bukas by Samatha Lee
- I’m Drunk, I Love You by JP Habac*
- Sakaling Hindi Makarating by Ice Idanan
(*Preceded by Angelito by Jerrold Tarog. This 20-minute short film bridges Heneral Luna and its upcoming sequel Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral.)
Tickets are priced at 150 pesos apiece and seats are on a first-come, first-served basis.
Located at 160 Luna Mencias St. Brgy. Addition Hills, San Juan del Monte, Cinema ’76 is a micro-cinema dedicated to bringing the latest Filipino independent films as well as English and foreign-language films to its discriminating movie audience. Its setup is akin to a home theater with couches and throw pillows.
For more information, visit their Facebook page or contact them at (02) 398 1939.
Read on to see the synopses and view the trailers for each featured movie.
2 Cool 2 Be 4gotten
Felix is a friendless achiever in high school whose life changes after the arrival of the half-American Snyder brothers, entangling him in their dark ambitions.
Alex, is a twenty-something year old creative based in Manila. She is out to most people except her best friend, Jess, who she has been secretly in love with since they were kids. When Jess discovers the truth about Alex, they are forced to confront the feelings they have for each other.
I’m Drunk, I Love You.
Days before graduation, two college best friends go on one last road trip where they settle how they really feel for each other. But to put it upfront, this is not a love story.
Sakaling Hindi Makarating
A series of mysterious hand-illustrated postcards take a young woman on a journey throughout the Philippines in search of its anonymous writer.