Metro Manila Film Festival 2016 review

January 14, 2017 01:18 AM

Metro Manila Film Festival 2016 review

By: Jason Gordon

IN 2016, Metro Manila’s annual film festival received a major creative overhaul. Compared to previous years, the event was modified to the point of almost being unrecognizable. With a stricter criteria for allowing movies into the festival, as well as an even more

Lord of the Rings at UPV Cinematheque; Shawn Levy directs Uncharted

October 29, 2016 01:02 AM

Lord of the Rings at UPV Cinematheque; Shawn Levy directs Uncharted

By: Reymundo Salao

CINEMA Exmundo and the UPV Cinematheque presents a screening of the epic masterpiece “The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring” directed by Peter Jackson, on Oct. 30, 2016, 1:30 p.m. at the UPV Cinematheque, U.P Visayas, Iloilo City Campus on Infante Avenue.

What’s New This Week

October 28, 2016 01:08 AM

What’s New This Week

By: Reymundo Salao

A LOT of Halloween specials this week what with Doctor Strange leading the list of films on mainstream commercial theaters this week…

Doctor Strange

An arrogant surgeon named Stephen Strange who is the world’s top neurosurgeon, fell victim to a serious car accident that severely injured his hands, ruining his career. He sets out on a journey of healing, where he encounters the Ancient One, who later becomes Strange’s mentor in the mystic arts. 

Lucas not involved in Indiana Jones 5

October 27, 2016 01:04 AM

Lucas not involved in Indiana Jones 5

By: Reymundo Salao

IT WAS announced in early 2016 that Indiana Jones 5 is officially in the works, and with Harrison Ford starring and Spielberg directing, fans were enthused to hear that Indy would be returning for yet another go-around over 30 years after Raiders first hit theaters.

Indiana Jones is undoubtedly one of the most popular film franchises ever made.

Syowing soon: Doctor Strange

October 25, 2016 03:08 AM

Syowing soon: Doctor Strange

By: Reymundo Salao

IT’S NO surprise that one of the most anticipated movies of 2016 is a Marvel superhero movie. And this time, it’s not your usual superhero; coz this time we’re dealing with a story that’s closer to the horror genre or horror-supernatural-fantasy genre.

Ilonggo Cinema news this week

October 22, 2016 12:13 AM

Ilonggo Cinema news this week

By: Reymundo Salao

FDCP Cinematheque Iloilo is holding the Argentine Crime Films Festival this week.

Last Oct. 19, 2016 was the festival’s reception night which was graced by Ambassador Roberto Bosch, Ambassador of Argentina to the Philippines. The cocktails were followed by the screening of the film “The Secret in their Eyes”.

Elvert Bañares films to be screened at the Taboan 2016

October 21, 2016 02:46 AM

Elvert Bañares films to be screened at the Taboan 2016

By: Reymundo Salao

AS PART of the Iloilo Taboan 2016: West Visayan Literary Festival to be held on October 21-22 at the University of San Agustin, Casa Real Iloilo, and Cinematheque Iloilo, a segment will showcase the short films of contemporary filmmaker and CineKasimanwa festival director, Prof. Elvert Bañares at FDCP Cinematheque Iloilo.

What’s New This Week

October 20, 2016 12:33 AM

What’s New This Week

By: Reymundo Salao

THIS WEEK, we have the new Tom Cruise action movie, a live-action adaptation of an animated series, and a unique romantic comedy.

Check out what’s new and opening this week on mainstream commercial cinemas.

Argentine Crime Cinema this week

October 19, 2016 12:38 AM

Argentine Crime Cinema this week

By: Reymundo Salao

IT’S GOING to be Argentine Crime Cinema this week at the Iloilo Cinematheque, as it features five films of crime drama and mystery from Argentina.

FDCP Cinematheque Iloilo is located at the B & C Square Bldg., Iznart-Solis Sts., Iloilo City. It is Iloilo’s home of quality indie films and art films from the local and international cinema.