Pinoy films haul 6 awards in Malaysia

AREA.pngFilipino filmmaker Luisito “Louie” Ignacio and actress Ai-Ai delas Alas won Best Director and Best Actress, respectively, for their film Area while four other Filipinos also bagged awards in the third ASEAN International Film Festival and Awards at the Pullman Hotel in Kuching, Malaysia last May 6. SEYMOUR…

Barber’s Tales, Dagitab lead Urian nominees; Aunor to receive Natatanging Gawad Urian

Barber's Tales1Jun Lana’s Barber’s Tales, which tells the story of a newly widowed woman who inherits the town’s only barbershop from her husband, and Giancarlo Abrahan’s Dagitab, his debut feature about two UP professors who are on the brink of separation after almost 20 years of marriage, lead the 38th Gawad Urian nominees with 11 nods apiece. SEYMOUR…