Tag: Metro Manila Film Festival

  • MMFF entry ‘Deadma Walking,’ Graded A by the Cinema Evaluation Board

    The 2017 Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) entry ‘Deadma Walking’ is graded A by the Cinema Evaluation Board (CEB), the highest merit given to a film submitted for evaluation. Starring reliable actors Joross Gamboa and Edgar Allan Guzman, the film is based on the screenplay of the same name which won the 2nd Prize in […]

  • True-to-life Caramoan massacre inspires Alvin Yapan’s MMFF entry ‘Oro’

    True-to-life Caramoan massacre inspires Alvin Yapan’s MMFF entry ‘Oro’

    An entry to the 2016 Metro Manila Film Festival, Oro (Gold) is a drama crime thriller based on true events dubbed as the “Gata 4 Massacre” which happened in Caramoan, Camarines Sur on March 22, 2014. The film follows the life of Elmer (Joem Bascon), a small-scale miner, who plans to finally establish a life of his own […]

  • 8 full-length, 8 shorts revealed: MMFF 2016 movie lineup

    8 full-length, 8 shorts revealed: MMFF 2016 movie lineup

    The full lineup of films in competition in this year’s Metro Manila Film Festival (MMMF)  has been revealed Friday, November 18.   Full-length features: DIE BEAUTIFUL Production: The IdeaFirst Company Director: Jun Robles Lana Starring:  Paolo Ballesteros, Luis Alandy, Gladys Reyes, Albie Casino, Lou Veloso, Inah De Belen, IC Mendoza, Christian Bables. KABISERA Production: Director: Real Florido […]

  • FULL LIST: Best Picture winners, Metro Manila Film Festival (1975 – 2015)

    The Metro Manila Film Festival is an annual film festival held in Metro Manila, Philippines since 1975. It runs from December 25 through New Year’s Day and into the first weekend of January in the following year. The selection of Best Picture used to have a commercial viability criterion (box-office performance of the entries). It was […]

  • FULL LIST: Winners, Metro Manila Film Festival 2015

    FULL LIST: Winners, Metro Manila Film Festival 2015

    The 41st Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) awards night was held at the KIA Theater in Araneta Center, Quezon City Sunday, December 27. Here is the full list of winners of MMFF 2015: Best Actress: Jennylyn Mercado (Walang Forever) Best Actor: Jericho Rosales (Walang Forever) Best Picture: Walang Forever 2nd Best Picture: Buy Now, Die Later […]

  • Regal promises scarier ‘Shake, Rattle & Roll’ in ‘Haunted Mansion’

    Regal promises scarier ‘Shake, Rattle & Roll’ in ‘Haunted Mansion’

    Regal Entertainment’s highly successful Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) horror trilogy franchise, Shake, Rattle & Roll gives way this year to an even hair-raising, sine-chilling, bloodier, horrifying theater experience as the mother and daughter tandem of Lily Monteverde field Haunted Mansion right on Christmas Day. Directed by multi-awarded Jun Lana, Haunted Mansion features three of […]

  • MOVIE REVIEW: My Bebe Love: #KiligPaMore (2015)

    MOVIE REVIEW: My Bebe Love: #KiligPaMore (2015)

    My Bebe Love: Kilig Pa More serves as the reunion project of Vic Sotto and Ai-Ai Delas Alas, comedy royalties who share reputation in the industry as they have both proven themselves as reliable actors in their genre. Initially submitted to the Metro Manila Film Festival as “Romcom-in Mo Ako,” it is first noted with […]

  • Vic, Ai-Ai, Aldub to bring #KiligPaMore in ‘My Bebe Love’

    Vic, Ai-Ai, Aldub to bring #KiligPaMore in ‘My Bebe Love’

    Undeniably the most-awaited and much-anticipated from among this year’s entries to the Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF), “My Bebe Love: Kilig Pa More” has got everyone excitedly doing the countdown til Christmas Day, the first day showing of the groundbreaking movie starring comedy royalties Vic Sotto and Ai-Ai Delas Alas, and the phenomenal loveteam of […]