LINEUP: QCinema Int’l Film Festival 2020
#Parasite: Black & White Version will open #QCinema2020 as it stages its hybrid festival (virtual and theatrical film releases). QCinema International Film Festival runs Nov 27 – Dec 5.
QCinema Int’l Film Fest 2020 goes online, runs Nov 27-Dec 6
To be released nationwide through Upstream, a newly launched online streaming platform. Prior to the 10-day event, there will be free online screening of past #QCShorts grantees. There will also be a variety of online and offline events.
UFC Reel Life short film tilt to reward over P225,000 prizes
UFC is hosting its first-ever UFC Reel Life: Nagsasama-samang Sarap Short Film Competition, in which a total of over P225,000 is at stake.
GUIDE: Cinema One Originals 2019 runs Nov 7-17
For its fifteenth year, Cinema One Originals loudly and proudly declares what it’s stood for all these years, originality in all its permutations, and challenging old and new audiences if they’re ready for the Cinema One Originals Experience—an experience that goes beyond cinema, beyond cinephilia, beyond entertainment. Venues Fresh, cool, vibrant, inclusive, brave, original. The…
GUIDE: Danish Film Festival 2019 runs Oct 9-13
Shangri-La Plaza’s Danish Film Festival offers an engaging glimpse of Danish cinema. Witness everything from a 1950s masterpiece to the reunion film of Aga Mulach and Alice Dixson. Shangri-La Plaza gives everyone the opportunity to witness the wonders of Danish cinema with the Danish Film Festival on October 9 to 13 at the Red Carpet.…
Regine Velasquez returns to the big screen via C1 Originals filmfest
Asia’s Songbird Regine Velasquez-Alcasid finally marks her big screen comeback as she stars in “Yours Truly, Shirley,” an official entry to the highly anticipated 2019 Cinema One Originals film festival. The Nigel Santos-directed comedy picture—one of the eight C1 Originals competition films this year—features the beloved songstress as a widow who believes a young popstar…
GUIDE: QCinema International Film Festival 2019
Now on its seventh year, the QCinema International Film Festival will run from October 13 to 22 in select cinemas in Quezon City. Venues Trinoma, Gateway, Robinsons Galleria, Cinema ’76 Anonas, Cinema Centenario, and Cine Adarna at UP Diliman. Ticket Information Ticket price at mall venues (Trinoma, Gateway, Robinsons Galleria) is at 200 pesos per…
GUIDE: 13th Int’l Silent Film Festival Manila runs Aug 30-Sep 1
Now on its 13th year, the International Silent Film Festival in Manila runs over the weekend of August 30 to September 1 at the Samsung Hall of SM Aura Premier. Admission to all screenings is free and open to the public on a first come, first served basis. Who says silent films are boring? Certainly…
Spears Films presents two competition films at Cinemalaya 2019
The Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival 2019 to be held from August 2 to 13 is doubly special for Albert Almendralejo’s Spears Films because the company is presenting two films. Last year, Albert, a former GMA 7 executive-turned-filmmaker was so happy that his directorial debut—the documentary “Journeyman Finds Home: The Simone Rota Story”—was shown in…
QCinema announces documentary lineup for 2019
A 41-year-old learning the ABCs, a woman living her life between Saudi Arabia and the Philippines, and an alien recounting the lives of Filipino men and women – these stories highlight the lineup of documentary films for this year’s DocQC category at the QCinema International Film Festival (QCinema). For its seventh edition, QCinema will showcase…