Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Sinag Maynila Film Festival 2017: Full List of Finalists (Full-Length, Shorts, Documentary)

Sinag Maynila Film Festival 2017 announced its finalists which will be shown from March 9 to 14, 2017 in four (4) venues: Glorietta 4, SM Megamall, Gateway Mall, and SM North Edsa. 

The local film festival’s new tagline “Sine Lokal, Pang-Internasyonal” lives up to its core as the roster of finalists handpicked by Sinag Maynila CEO and Founder Wilson Tieng and world-renowned and internationally acclaimed film director Brillante Ma. Mendoza have been announced. “The upgraded mechanics for this season may have been a risky move, but we are very happy with the outcome,” says Tieng. “We are looking forward to the reception of these films here and of course, internationally.” 

Monday, February 13, 2017

Mister Lebanon Paul Iskandar is Mister International 2016

Mister Lebanon Paul Iskandar won Mister International 2016 in the finals night held in Bangkok, Thailand on February 13, 2017.  Iskandar bested other 37 gorgeous gentlemen from across the globe.

Mister Japan Masaya Yamagishi won as first runner-up, while Mister Italy Vinicio Modolo clinched the second runner-up spot. 

Friday, February 10, 2017

It’s time to take risks worth taking in NO TOMORROW by RTL CBS Entertainment

A few years ago, a palliative care nurse made headlines when she revealed the five things that people regret the most. Bronnie Ware, the Australian nurse behind the list, shared the musings of her patients on her blog and later compiled them in a book titled The Top Five Regrets of the Dying.

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

FDCP disowns connections with Film ASEAN

The Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) has released an official statement disowning any connection to the non-government organization called Film ASEAN (Southeast Asia Film Development Foundation, Inc.).

Monday, February 6, 2017

Contest Giveaways: 30 Race Kits of Love Locks Fair Run 2017 is giving away thirty (30) race kits of Love Locks Fair Run 2017. All you have to do is follow some simple steps below:

Contest Duration is up until February 10, 2017 (11:00pm). 
Please disregard the "hours left above."

Pioneer Insurance declares 1st #MoveOnLang Songwriting Competition Winners

Pioneer Insurance announced the winners of their #MoveOnLang Songwriting Competition at a concert night with live performances held at Hard Rock Café Makati last February 2. The Finals Night was attended by guests from the Filipino Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (FILSCAP), ABS-CBN’s One Music PH, and Pioneer’s Professional Sales Agency.

Saturday, February 4, 2017

Niall Horan talks about Liam Payne & Cheryl Cole's 'exciting' pregnancy!

Photo courtesy of IB Times

One Direction member Liam Payne and X Factor UK Judge and Girl Generation member Cheryl Cole are so much in love! Neither Liam nor Cheryl has officially confirmed the pregnancy to the media and we understand that they might not be ready to talk about the wonderful news yet. However, their friends and loved ones must be happy and excited for them, specifically Niall Horan.

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Tanghalang Pilipino’s EURYDICE at CCP | February 17-March 5, 2017

Tanghalang Pilipino’s EURYDICE takes you in for an emotional rollercoaster ride on love, loss and death. What can you do for love? (Para sa pag-ibig, ano’ng kaya mong gawin?). The question really is, what won’t you do for love?

Get ready to witness a different kind of love triangle between Eurydice, Orfeo and Eurydice’s father. We explore love, loss and the pleasures of pain and memory in this myth’s contemporary retelling that shows the young and very much in love Orpheus and Eurydice. 

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

13th Pasinaya Open House Festival: Palabas at Palihan at CCP | February 4-5, 2017

A wide variety of exciting activities await the public in the 13th PASINAYA OPEN HOUSE FESTIVAL 2017: PALABAS AT PALIHAN; the largest annual multi-arts festival in the country with more than 300 shows in music, theater, dance, visual arts, film, and literature to choose from and more than 50,000 viewers. Taking as its theme ARTS FOR PEACE, the festival which will be held at the CCP and various museums and galleries in the city will feature excerpts from the works of over a hundred arts groups and thousands of artists from around the country.

Social Dating in SWIPE film showing in cinemas

Aliud Entertainment (Aliud), a local production house, takes the storytelling to a whole new level by bringing the narratives to the big screen through the movie, Swipe directed by Ed Lejano

Swipe is the first movie offering of Aliud headed by Paolo Fernandez, one of the most recognized names in the field of production. It is an intriguing dramatic thriller that builds on the deception and paranoia of the movie's characters, whose common thread is their social media connection.