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Cris Villonco: Sprint from Tondo to Toronto

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CRIS and mom Monique Villonco in Canada. She will give her trophy to mom. Photos by Baby K. Jimenez

One fine day, Cris Villonco received a text from Bibeth Orteza, scriptwriter and wife of filmmaker Carlos Siguion-Reyna—the young actress’ uncle and director in the 2014 Cinemalaya Jury Prize winner “Hari ng Tondo” (opens today in cinemas).

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Call her unusual

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She has always been a maverick. As a kid, GMA 7 actress Chynna Ortaleza crafted dolls out of empty Yakult bottles.

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As real as ‘Cine’ gets

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SCENE from Nawruz Paguidopon’s “A Journey to Haifa”

A Facebook photo shows young people lining up in a cineplex to watch a documentary. It’s not a documentarian’s flight of fancy; it’s for real.

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Bing Pimentel remembers Mark Gil, shooting ‘Batch ’81’

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BING Pimentel (left) first met Mark Gil at a fashion show for a department store. But she “didn’t think much” of him because she was dating another actor then. photo: Cesar Hernando

Actress Bing Pimentel’s memories of the late actor (her former husband) Mark Gil and filming Mike de Leon’s “Batch ’81” are nothing if not vivid.

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‘Hustisya’ competes in Warsaw Int’l Film Festival

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NORA Aunor in Joel Lamangan’s “Hustisya.” INQUIRER file photo

Joel Lamangan’s “Hustisya” will compete at the 30th Warsaw International Film Festival, producer Ferdinand Lapuz told the INQUIRER on Wednesday.

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