Six Filipino films will be screened at the 12th Doclisboa International Film Festival (ongoing until Oct. 26, Lisbon, Portugal): Lav Diaz’s “Mula sa Kung Ano ang Noon” and “Prologo sa Ang Dakilang Desaparecido,” Lino Brocka’s “Maynila sa mga Kuko ng Liwanag” and Adolfo Alix Jr.’s “Adela,” Adjani Arumpac’s “War Is a Tender Thing” and Alyx Ayn Arumpac’s “Kung Paano Lumutang.” Bayani San Diego Jr.
Sigrid Andrea P. Bernardo’s “Ang Huling Cha-Cha ni Anita” was the closing film at the 10th Kagawa Rainbow Film Festival in Japan last Sunday.
Eduardo Roy Jr.’s “Quick Change” won the Lili Award, feature film-special mention at the 29th Mix Copenhagen LGBT Film Festival held in Denmark last Sunday. Roy’s film tied with Ingo J. Biermann’s “Nordland” of Norway-Germany and Mark Gisler’s “Rosie” of Germany. The award is named after Lili Elbe, the first to undergo sex-reassignment […]
Filipino filmmaker Jason Paul Laxamana’s “Magkakabaung (The Coffin Maker)” is included in the official lineup of the 11th Hong Kong Asian Film Festival (Oct. 24 to Nov. 14).
Six local movies will be featured in the Filipino Film Series of the Austin Film Society.