MMFF: Kaleidoscope World

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(We are running this guide to help moviegoers plan their holiday cinema tour. The 39th Metro Manila Film Festival runs from Dec. 25 to Jan. 8, 2014.)

Directed by eLiza Cornejo; stars Sef Cadayona, Yassi Pressman, Mayton Eugenio, Alma Concepcion, Alireza Libre, Pilar Pilapil, Arnold Reyes, Brylle Mondejar, William Angeles

Inspired by the enduring music of the late rap artist and music icon Francis Magalona, “Kaleidoscope World” is a hip-hop dance film that follows the story of a poor boy, Lando (Cadayona), and a rich girl (Pressman), who fall in love after meeting during auditions for a local dance crew set to compete in an international contest. Apart from high-octane dance numbers from the cast and various troupes like the Philippine All-Stars, Manouvres, The Crew and UP Streetdance Club, other aspects of the hip-hop culture such as rapping, DJ-ing and graffiti are likewise prominently featured. Allan Policarpio

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  • eliseobeltran

    Step-Up local version?

  • hustlergalore

    looking forward to this! sana maganda!

    in fairness, may composition!

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