Filipino American Arts & Culture Festival or FilAmFest, a one-day event showcasing the history, culture and talent of the Filipino American community, will take place on Saturday, October 5, on Paradise Valley Road between Woodman Street and Gilmartin Road in San Diego, Myx TV, a FilAmFest partner announced.
By Rica Arevalo
The CineFilipino festival’s opening-night film (on Sept. 17) is “Walls of Hell,” a collaboration by National Artists Gerry de Leon, Eddie Romero and Fernando Poe Jr.. Its entries (eight full-length films and 10 shorts) will be shown at Newport Cinemas, the Lucky Chinatown Mall and Gateway Cineplex until Sept. 24.
A documentary on the life of tragic British singer Amy Winehouse will feature unseen footage of the late star, the company handling its sale at the Cannes film festival said on Thursday.
By Rito P. Asilo
The entries to the P-Pop 2013 songfest aren’t really the “cutting-edge” tunes they’re hyped up to be—that would be overreaching. But, the lineup of “Himig Handog P-Pop Love Songs” compilation album comprises a homogeneous mix of romantic humdingers.
Cinema enthusiasts are descending on Italy’s floating city for the 68th edition of the Venice Film Festival, which kicks off on Wednesday with George Clooney’s hotly anticipated “Ides of March.”
Stevie Wonder, Jamiroquai, Joss Stone and Janelle Monae will all perform during an extra concert day that has been added to this year’s Rock in Rio megafestival lineup, organizers said.
Lady Gaga hailed gays on Saturday as the “revolutionaries of love” and called for “full equality now” for same-sex couples around the world in a speech in front of hundreds of thousands in Rome.