FDCP, SM Cinema launch Cine Lokal

Cine Lokal3The Film Development Council of the Philippines recently partnered with SM Cinema in its efforts to strengthen its commitment to support Philippine cinema as well as champion independent films. Cine Lokal, a new cinema line which aims to house award-winning, independent films and FDCP programs in select SM Cinema branches across the country, will be launched this month. SEYMOUR…

Benilde holds 7th CineSB film festival

CINESB Maningning short filmsThe Digital Filmmaking Program of the De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde School of Design Arts recently celebrated the Rise of the Digital Philippine Cinema by hosting the 7th CineSB Film Festival at the SDA Theater. SEYMOUR…

UP Gawad Plaridel 2017 issues last call for nominations

UP official sealThe University of the Philippines College of Mass Communication (UP CMC) is still accepting nominations for the annual UP Gawad Plaridel which recognizes Filipino media practitioners who have excelled in any of the media (print, radio, film, television, and new media) and have performed with the highest level of professional integrity in the interest of public service. SEYMOUR…

FEU team tops PMC online video contest

FEU FILMSOCA group of communication students from Far Eastern University (FEU) – Manila recently won the grand prize in the Pinoy Media Congress (PMC) online video competition organized by the ABS-CBN Corporation and the Philippine Association of Communication Educators Foundation, Inc. (PACE). SEYMOUR…

Letran, Ad Foundation hold AdSpeak ’17

07Colegio de San Juan de Letran, in partnership with the Advertising Foundation of the Philippines, will convene delegates from various schools when it holds AdSpeak ‘17, a student convention on values advertising. SEYMOUR…

Instituto Cervantes, FDCP present Espacio Femenino Film Series

07 La Fiesta de Otros.jpgIn celebration of the International Women’s Month, Instituto Cervantes partners with the Film Development Council of the Philippines to screen a series of women-themed Spanish films at the FDCP Cinematheque Centre Manila, Ermita, Manila. SEYMOUR…

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…