‘Ringgo: The Dog-Shooter’ bags four awards at World Premieres fest

“Ringgo: The Dog-Shooter” has won a total of four awards at the 3rd World Premieres Film Festival (WPFF) 2016: Second Best Picture (Olive Oteyza, producer), Best Actor (Sandino Martin), Best Actress (Janice De Belen), Best Screenplay (Ricky Lee). It is one of the six finalists in the Filipino New Cinema section. Organized by the Film Development CouncilContinue reading “‘Ringgo: The Dog-Shooter’ bags four awards at World Premieres fest”

MOVIE REVIEW: Ku’te (2016)

To be honest, I genuinely don’t like saying bad things about any topic even if I find it absolutely undesirable. Of course, there are some exceptions when it is for the common good that you would say something distasteful, but it’s just that I believe that the world is already full of negativity and IContinue reading “MOVIE REVIEW: Ku’te (2016)”

MOVIE REVIEW: EDSA (2016)

(Disclaimer: This is not a political article, this is a film review!) In recent times there has been a false dichotomy setup by the lesser informed that if you say you are anti-Martial Law then logically you would fall into the category of someone supporting the yellow family–this, in truth, is quite a terrible analysis.Continue reading “MOVIE REVIEW: EDSA (2016)”

WINNERS: World Premieres Film Festival 2016

The winners of World Premieres Film Festival 2016 were announced July 3 at the Cinematheque Centre Manila. (READ: Guide to World Premieres Film Festival 2016) The complete list of awardees at the World Premieres Film Festival Philippines 2016 is as follows: MAIN COMPETITION Grand Festival Prize – Yen’s Life (Vietnam) Grand Jury Prize – Daughters ofContinue reading “WINNERS: World Premieres Film Festival 2016”

WPFF 2016 to inaugurate Film ASEAN Knowledge Management Centre

In keeping with the events of the 3rd World Premieres Film Festival 2016, the Film ASEAN Knowledge Management Centre will be inaugurated on June 30 at the Cinematheque Centre Manila. GUIDE: World Premieres Film Festival 2016 The Film ASEAN Knowledge Management Centre is a library on the moving image culture of the Philippines, its neighboringContinue reading “WPFF 2016 to inaugurate Film ASEAN Knowledge Management Centre”