Quantcast
Home » Lav Diaz You are browsing entries tagged with “Lav Diaz”

5 awards for Lav at Locarno fest

LAV DIAZ and his Golden Leopard in Locarno AP

Apart from winning the Golden Leopard (Best Film) and Boccalino d’Oro (for lead actress Hazel Orencio), Lav Diaz’s “Mula sa Kung Ano ang Noon” won three other awards at the 67th Locarno International Film Festival in Switzerland. Diaz’s five-and-a-half-hour epic also won the Fipresci International Film Critics’ Prize, the Junior Jury/Environment is Quality of Life Prize and the International Federation of Film Societies’ (IFFS) Don Quixote Prize. “We had a problem in packing all those awards,” said Diaz.

| | Read More »

Award-winning 5-hour Philippine film seeks venue

lav diaz

The Philippine director of an international award-winning movie returned home Monday to presidential accolades and the challenge of finding an audience for his five-hour film.

| | Read More »

When Lav met Agnes

By
Agnes Varda and Lav Diaz at Muralto Park in Locarno. Photo by Hazel Orencio

Filipino filmmaker Lav Diaz won the top prize for “Mula sa Kung Ano ang Noon (From What is Before)” at the 67th Locarno International Film Festival on Saturday. His bonus reward: Meeting the French New Wave legend, director Agnes Varda.

| | Read More »

Lav Diaz’s epic ‘Mula sa Kung Ano ang Noon’ wins top prize at Locarno fest

By
Lav Diaz

Filipino filmmaker Lav Diaz’s five-and-a-half-hour epic “Mula sa Kung Ano ang Noon (From What is Before)” won the top prize at the 67th Locarno International Film Festival. The awards ceremony was held in Switzerland, Saturday evening (Swiss time).

| | Read More »

Hazel Orencio bags Boccalino D ‘Oro award

By
AWARDED Filipino filmmaker Lav Diaz competes with  “Mula sa Kung Ano ang Noon.”

Hazel Orencio won the Boccalino D ‘Oro Independent Critics’ Awards at the Locarno International Film Festival for Lav Diaz’s “Mula sa Kung Ano ang Noon.”

| | Read More »