By Marinel R. Cruz
The Cinemanila International Film Festival 2012, which opens on Thursday till Dec. 11 at the Market! Market! in Taguig City, will pay tribute to great Filipino filmmakers who passed away this year.
By Bayani San Diego Jr.
While the cast members were generally clad in muddy and ragged clothes onscreen, they came out in red-carpet duds for the gala premiere of Brillante Mendoza’s “Captive,” on Monday night at Greenbelt Makati. Mendoza led the revelry, welcoming the film’s stars that included Angel Aquino, Che Ramos, Allan Paule, Rustica Carpio and Isabel Lopez, [...]
BUSAN—Two-time Cannes winner and muse of Europe’s top directors, Isabelle Huppert delighted fans in Busan this week as she said the best surprises in cinema were coming from the East. “The great new cinematography from the last 20 years has come from Asia,” the French icon said during an open talk at the region’s leading [...]
STOCKHOLM—Stockholm Film Festival organizers say French actress Isabelle Huppert will be honored with its 2011 lifetime achievement award for a career in movie and television spanning almost four decades. Huppert, 53-years old, made her screen debut in 1972 and has appeared in more than 90 productions, including “The Lacemaker,” ”Madame Bovary” and “Heaven’s Gate.” She [...]