Throughout his long career, Woody Allen has been fascinated by magic, a theme he’s explored frequently onscreen: Playing a magician in “Scoop,” sending Owen Wilson on time travel in “Midnight in Paris,” pulling Jeff Daniels out of a movie screen in “The Purple Rose of Cairo.”
By Janine Villagracia
The SMX Convention Center of the SM Mall of Asia Complex became a motion picture haven when the third International Film Expo (IFX) happened from June 27 to 29.
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
The Philippines for the first time is hosting the world premieres of films from several countries including the host country.
Now on its third year, The New Filipino Cinema festival will present a comprehensive line-up of films from the Philippines, from June 11 to June 15 at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts.
By Marinel R. Cruz
The Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) has agreed to cofinance the restoration of the 1965 film “A Portrait of the Artist as Filipino” directed by National Artist for Theater and Film Lamberto V. Avellana, FDCP chair Briccio Santos announced recently.