FDCP honors Film Ambassadors

caretaker-director-seymour-sanchez-flanked-by-fdcp-executive-director-wilfredo-manalang-and-fdcp-chair-and-ceo-liza-dinoThe Film Development Council of the Philippines recognized the creativity and global achievements of recent international film festival winners during the Film Ambassadors Night 2017 held last January 31 at the FDCP Cinematheque Manila Open Grounds, T.M. Kalaw St., Ermita, Manila. SEYMOUR…

KOMIKET gears up for its 3rd year

komiketArtists, writers, readers and enthusiasts are expected to converge again in the third Filipino Komiks and Art Market (KOMIKET). This year, there will be two different events — the February 25 (Saturday) Komiks and Art Market at the Elements at Centris and the February 26 (Sunday) Artist Talks at the U-View Theater at Fully Booked, Bonifacio Global City. SEYMOUR…

FEU short film bags 6 POV awards

ma3A short film made by Sinepanghalina, a group of students from Far Eastern University-Manila, took home majority of the awards in the 13th Piling Obrang Vidyo or POV XIII: Celebrating the Power of People’s Narratives organized by UP Cinema. SEYMOUR…

Pipo short film wins grand prize in AnakTV’s Sinebata

PIPO2.jpgA short film which focuses on a boy’s dream of having his family picture taken despite the odds recently won the grand prize in the 8-12 fiction category (based on target audience) professional section of AnakTV’s Sinebata (children’s films) competition held at the Quezon City Experience (QCX) museum. SEYMOUR…

Ricky Lee releases new book

kanl5After five years, award-winning screenwriter and author Ricky Lee comes out with his latest book Kung Alam N’yo Lang: Mga Kuwentong Pambata Para sa mga Hindi na Bata, a collection of four stories told from the point of view of four children. SEYMOUR…

Caretaker short film wins Active Vista Audience Choice Award

caretaker-consultant-richard-legaspi-receiving-award-from-lourd-de-veyra2A short film which tackles brotherhood, parenthood and belongingness recently bagged the Audience Choice Award in the Active Vista International Human Rights Film Festival short film competition. SEYMOUR…

BenildeFilm wins big in 2nd SineNanay filmfest

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A short film made by students from the Digital Filmmaking program of the De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde won four major awards in the second annual SineNanay Film Festival held at the Philippine Women’s University Concert Hall on Taft Avenue last December 16. SEYMOUR…