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Paraluman in foreign films

Like many Filipino actors in the ‘40s, ‘50s and ‘60s, Paraluman was featured in foreign films, including Surrender Hell!.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: philstar philstarMar 18th, 2018

2 PH films score nods in Madrid

  Two Filipino films have scored nominations at this year's Madrid International Film Festival, to be held in Spain from July 21 to 28. Joel Lamangan's "Bhoy Intsik" was nominated in six categories, while Allan Michael Ibaez and Dexter Hemedez's "1st Sem" cinched four nods. A Sinag Maynila product, "Bhoy Intsik" is in the running for the Jury Award, as well as the best foreign language feature film, director (for Lamangan), cinematography (Rain Yamson), original screenplay (Ronald Carballo), and editing (John Anthony Wong) honors. A CineFilipino movie, "1st Sem" is vying for the best director (for Hemedez and Ibaez), lead actor (Darwin Yu), original score (Ernie Magt...Keep on reading: 2 PH films score nods in Madrid.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 8th, 2018

‘The Piano Teacher’, ‘Amour’ director Michael Haneke to helm his first TV series

The much-lauded director, known for films with a bleak outlook, will create his first-ever television series. Michael Haneke will create his first-ever television series, per The Hollywood Reporter. Haneke was twice awarded the Palme d'Or in Cannes: for "The White Ribbon" in 2009 (a project that began as a TV series) and for "Amour" in 2012. The latter film went on to take the 2013 Oscar for best foreign-language film. Haneke is teaming up with Germany's UFA Fiction (a division of production giant FremantleMedia), which was also behind the successful TV series "Deutschland '83". Now, UFA will power "Kelvin's Book", a dystopian drama set in a near future. Given Haneke's propensi...Keep on reading: ‘The Piano Teacher’, ‘Amour’ director Michael Haneke to helm his first TV series.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 30th, 2018
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Golden Globes announcers: From Carol Burnett and Chris Hemsworth, to Kerry Washington and Emma Watson

      The Hollywood Foreign Press Association has revealed the two dozen actors and actresses set to present the 75th Golden Globe Awards gala to take place on Jan. 7, 2018. Here's who they are, their previous Golden Globe wins, and which shows or films they've appeared in recently. Halle Berry A Golden Globe winner with "Introducing Dorothy Dandridge" and nominated for "Monster's Ball", "Their Eyes Were Watching God" and "Frankie & Alice". More recently in "Kingsman: The Golden Circle". Carol Burnett A four-time Golden Globe winner with "The Carol Burnett Show" and a 12-time Golden Globe nominee. Kelly Clarkson Singer-songwriter, known for TV ...Keep on reading: Golden Globes announcers: From Carol Burnett and Chris Hemsworth, to Kerry Washington and Emma Watson.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 31st, 2017

Perky plot twists make ‘Coco’ an eventful and exhilarating viewing experience

Most American animated feature films are set in the good, old US of A, and tell stories that W.A.S.P.s can delightedly relate to. In more recent film seasons, however, more movies for the kiddie and family audience have been made that vivify foreign cultures and ways of life---a more expansive and all-embracing move that should go a long way in making viewers less parochial and insular, and willing to understand and empathize with people who look and behave differently from them. The latest full-length animation in this regard is "Coco," which for the first time makes Mexico's traditional Dia de los Muertos interesting and instructive for viewers all over the world. This is ...Keep on reading: Perky plot twists make ‘Coco’ an eventful and exhilarating viewing experience.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 4th, 2017

Mary Joy Apostol of ‘Birdshot’ Wins Best Actress in ASEAN Film Awards

Birdshot,one of the most critically acclaimed films of this year, continues to make its mark all over the world. After being chosen to represent the Philippines in the Oscars' Foreign Film category, their lead actress also won big at the first ASEAN Film Awards. Mary Joy Apostol, who plays Maya, was named Best Actress in Da Nang, Vietnam. The film awards is an auxiliary event of the 20th Vietnam Film Festival whereBirdshotwas screened. The actress expressed her gratitude on her Facebook page. Friends and family also congratulated her in the comments section. Before her big break in Birdshot,Mary Joy starred in the 2012 short filmUnawa, which was also directed by Mikhail ...Keep on reading: Mary Joy Apostol of ‘Birdshot’ Wins Best Actress in ASEAN Film Awards.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 1st, 2017

Ban foreign acts, films – ex-Quezon City councilor

Ban foreign acts, films – ex-Quezon City councilor.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJan 11th, 2017

Ban on foreign acts, films sought

Ban on foreign acts, films sought.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJan 11th, 2017

9 films advance in Oscars foreign-language race, 'Ma' Rosa' not included

9 films advance in Oscars foreign-language race, 'Ma' Rosa' not included.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsDec 16th, 2016

Nine films advance in Oscars foreign-language race

Nine films advance in Oscars foreign-language race.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsDec 16th, 2016

Filipino-dubbed foreign films on TAG

Filipino-dubbed foreign films on TAG.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 24th, 2016

Sid Lucero on film festivals, growing up and surfing

With many Filipino films making their mark in festivals abroad, there now seems predilection for several local producers to prioritize foreign screenings of their movies......»»

Category: newsSource:  mb.com.phRelated NewsOct 8th, 2016

9 PH films being considered for Oscars

Several Pinoy films have already been shortlisted from which one will be submitted to represent the country in the Best Foreign Language Film category of the 89th Academy Awards happening on Feb. 26, 2017......»»

Category: newsSource:  mb.com.phRelated NewsSep 8th, 2016

BSP hints at strong monetary adjustment on Aug 9

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas hinted at a strong follow-through monetary adjustment when the Monetary Board meets on Aug. 9 as it takes into account the potential price pressures of excessive volatility in the foreign exchange market......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated News1 hr. 58 min. ago

ODA disbursements by gov’t picked up last year

NEDA said that the government’s capability to implement foreign-assisted programs and projects improved last year due to the implementing agencies’ better financial performance. ODA disbursements by gov’t picked up last year The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) said that the government’s capability to implement foreign-assisted programs and projects improved last year due to the… link: ODA disbursements by gov’t picked up last year.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated News4 hr. 11 min. ago

Beware of passport appointment slot scam -- DFA

THE Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has warned passport applicants on unscrupulous individuals or groups selling passport appointment slots. The DFA said they have received reports about some persons or groups selling appointment slots online due taking advantage of the difficulty in getting an appointment. In its public advisory, the….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated News5 hr. 44 min. ago

Maxine breaks up with actor-BF to focus on career

AFTER being introduced in the horror flick, “Spirit of the Glass 2”, Maxine Medina is now in the cast of two comedy films: “Pinay Beauty (She’s No White)”, an entry in the Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino, and “Kusina Kings” where she plays the leading lady of comedian Empoy Marquez. She….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated News5 hr. 44 min. ago

Thailand seeks control over movies about cave ordeal

Thailand's military government wants to control how movies portray the ordeal of the young soccer players and their heroic rescue from a flooded cave that drew worldwide interest and the attention of foreign filmmakers......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News8 hr. 44 min. ago

Sister Patricia Fox to challenge BI deportation order

MANILA, Philippines – Australian nun Sister Patricia Fox will challenge the deportation order issued by the Bureau of Immigration (BI), as her lawyer said the BI order sets a "very bad precedent" for foreign missionaries like her.  In a press conference on Friday, July 20, Fox's ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News11 hr. 10 min. ago

Netherlands, Turkey resume full diplomatic ties

THE HAGUE, Netherlands – The Netherlands and Turkey said on Friday, July 20, they were resuming full diplomatic ties for the first time since Dutch officials barred two Turkish ministers from attending an election rally in 2017. In a joint statement, the two countries said their foreign ministers met on the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News11 hr. 10 min. ago