Saturday, August 13, 2016

Call for Entries: TALES of HUGOT audiobook anthology | extended till August 30, 2016

Calling all WattPad and romance authors! Have you ever dreamed of seeing your characters come to life in the form of an audiobook? Well, here's your chance!

An audiobook anthology calls for submission dubbed as Tales of Hugot. The 12 best submitted works (short fiction or creative non-fiction) will be selected for inclusion. Theme should revolve around "Hugot" (literally means "to pull out" or "to draw"). But this "hugot" can mean something else.

According to
Hugot as a slang word refers to drawing emotions from somewhere deep within you… sort of like being emo. So-called “hugot quotes” (#whogoat) are very popular.
Deadline of submission of entries has been extended until August 30, 2016 at 11:59 PM.

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

2016 Cinemalaya DGPI Film Pitching: 5 Winners

Congrats to all the five (5) filmmakers who won in the 2016 Cinemalaya-DGPI Film Pitching competition! They are: Sigrid Bernardo, Ivan Andrew Payawal, Alberto Monteras II, Raymund Barcelon, and Daniel Victor Gogola.

May your pitched stories find executive producers to finance your film productions soon!

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

10th International Silent Film Festival in Manila | August 25-28, 2016

Ten Years of Rocking Silence! Now on its 10th edition “The International Silent Film Festival in Manila,” the first of its kind in South-East Asia, will feature films from nine (9) countries.

The Philippine-Italian Association, the Japan Foundation Manila, Goethe-Institut Philippinen, the Film Development Council of the Philippines, Instituto Cervantes, the British Council, and the Embassies of United States of America, France and Austria, are extremely proud to present an enhanced program for the 10th edition of the International Silent Film Festival in Manila that will take place on August 25-28, 2016 at the Shang Cineplex, Shangri-La Plaza, Mandaluyong City.

Make the Cut! Film Editing Workshops at the Cinematheques | August-September 2016

Calling all aspiring film editors! This August and September 2016, the Film Development Council of the Philippines, in partnership with the National Film Archives of the Philippines and the Film ASEAN, will have a series of film editing workshops that will be held at all FDCP Cinematheques across the country. Students, cineastes, and young film professionals, who have the desire to tell stories through film, beyond the camera lens, are invited to join and, make the cut!

Monday, August 8, 2016

Global Hoops 2016 at SM MOA Arena | August 20, 2016

King Bally Events and Promotions is putting together one of the biggest basketball events to hit Metro Manila - Global Hoops 2016. This event is happening on August 20, 2016 at SM Mall of Asia Arena.

Right after the FIBA Qualifiers last July, King Bally gives the Pinoy basketball fan a closer look at the world wide sensation called “Streetball” – popularized by the western culture in the early 2000’s and now has taken over the world by storm! MOA Arena becomes the center stage as Team Philippines will battle it out against Team China (RZP) and Team USA (Court Kingz)! Let’s help our team defend our home front! 

Sunday, August 7, 2016

Top 10 Reasons why you should be at HISTORY Con 2016 in Manila | August 25-28, 2016

HISTORY Con, A+E Networks®’ HISTORY® Asia’s very first-ever convention, will be held in Manila on August 25-28, 2016. This can’t-miss event is jam-packed with activities and displays that will bring the channel to life and immerse visitors in the HISTORY® experience. Get ready for an epic event that covers a broad-range of genres and interests, with dedicated areas for the paranormal/sci-fi, survival and adventure, motoring, history and culture.
Join your favorite HISTORY stars at the first-of-its-kind event with interactive experiences, on-ground activities and exhibits.

Open Auditions: Jhett Tolentino Productions | August 13-14, 2016

Jhett Tolentino Productions holds OPEN AUDITIONS for THEATER ACTORS on August 13 & 14, 2016 (Saturday & Sunday) from 9:00am to 6:00pm, at the MINT College, CIP Building, McKinley Hill, 1030 Campus Avenue, Taguig. 

Please bring your headshot & one-page resume. 

Friday, August 5, 2016

Color Manila Glitter Run at BGC, Taguig | August 14, 2016

Color Manila holds another colorful event, the Color Manila Glitter Run 2016 happening on August 14, 2016 (Sunday) at Bonifacio Global City in Taguig City.

Color Manila Glitter Run 2016
August 14, 2016
1.5K | 5K / 10K

10K - 4:00 AM | 5:30AM
5K - 4:00 AM | 5:40AM
1.5K - 4:00 AM | 5:45AM

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Vocal PowerHouse featuring Josh Ramirez at 12 Monkeys | August 8, 2016

Vocal PowerHouse featuring Josh Ramirez happening on August 8, 2016 (Monday) at 7:00PM at 12 Monkeys Music Hall & Pub. The show will showcase the music of some of the world's best male vocalists, including music by Stevie Wonder, Michael Buble, John Legend, Josh Groban, Aerosmith, etc.

With Guest Artists OTM Musik's Matthew Chang and Ariana Roy (Daughter of Pinoy Rock Legend Karl Roy).

Monday, August 1, 2016

Gentlemen of the Philippines 2016: Full List of Winners

The first edition of Gentlemen of the Philippines (2016) announced its winners during the grand coronation night held at Trinity University of Asia Theater in Quezon City on July 31, 2016. Andrea Biondo of North Italy won Mister Universal Ambassador Philippines 2016. Job Abogado of Camarines Sur was named Mister Model International Philippines 2016, while Paul Renzo Velo of London, UK bagged the Mister Tourism International Philippines 2016 title.