WHILE the film screenings are the highlight of the Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival, there are interesting events happening on the sidelines that you might want to catch and experience. On August 7, after the premieres of the Short Films in Competition, there will be talkbacks at 4:20pm and 6:15pm. Gawad Alternatibo will have its openingContinue reading “Cinemalaya Fringe Events You Can Catch Online For Free”
AWARD-winning scriptwriter Ricky Lee will conduct two masterclasses on storytelling entitled “Mga Tao at mga Tauhan”, on August 9 and 15 respectively. Through Ricky Lee’s 11-story steps, learn to unearth the truth through stories and how to find your unique voice. You’ll understand the value of thinking inside and outside the box and how toContinue reading “Cinemalaya Holds Ricky Lee Masterclasses”
WHILE Cinemalaya 16 goes online on the Vimeo platform on August 7-16 with the spotlight on the short film genre, the festival’s Indie Nation section will feature four full length feature films. These are: MINDANAO by Brillante Mendoza WATCH ME KILL by Tyrone Acierto JESUSA by Ronald Carballos CIRCA by Adolf Alix
THE Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival will hold a special tribute screening of “Unfaithful Wife” and “Adela” in honor of the late film greats Peque Gallaga and Anita Linda, respectively, during the Cinemalaya run on August 7-16, 2020.
TWO provocative and award-winning full-length documentary films selected by acclaimed film director and screenwriter Clodualdo del Mundo will be offered in Cinemalaya 16’s Dokyu section. These are Overseas by Sung-A Yoon and Elihiya sa Paglimot (An Elegy to Forgetting) by Kristoffer Brugada. Cinemalaya 16 opens on August 7 and runs until August 16 on theContinue reading “Doy Del Mundo Curates Cinemalaya 16 Dokyu Section”