Benilde teams up with La Salette for free workshops

SOS15Volunteers from the De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde recently conducted free summer training workshops at the Escuela de Nuestra Señora de La Salette in Dagupan City. SEYMOUR…

Books, roses abound at Día del Libro

rosas_lowIn celebration of Día del Libro or the International Book Day, Instituto Cervantes, the cultural arm of the Embassy of Spain, will once again be abuzz with cultural and fun activities on April 22, Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. at the Ayala Triangle Gardens. 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…

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…

Ricky Lee workshop selection process set on Sept. 4

Ricky Lee workshop1Writers Studio, in partnership with the University of the Philippines Film Institute (UPFI), will spearhead the screening and interview of applicants to Ricky Lee’s 15th Film Scriptwriting Workshop at the UPFI Film Studio on September 4. Applicants may come to the venue anytime between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. SEYMOUR…

Ralston Jover adapts Rene Villanueva’s Hiblang Abo from stage to screen

Anna LunaAward-winning filmmaker and scriptwriter Ralston Jover turns Hiblang Abo (Strands of Gray), the late playwright Rene Villanueva’s story of four old men who all ended up in a hospice care facility, into a film for the main competition of the 12th Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival. SEYMOUR…

Ricky Lee to hold 15th film scriptwriting workshop for free

Ricky Lee6.JPGAfter more than 14 years, award-winning screenwriter Ricky Lee will resume conducting his free workshop to selected individuals who want to learn how to write scripts for film and those who want to improve on their writing. The workshop will be held every Sunday starting November. SEYMOUR…