Cinemalaya entry “The Animals” gets ‘R16’ from MTRCB

The Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB) has given the Cinemalaya 2012 entry “The Animals” an R16 rating. Directed by Gino Santos, “The Animals” stars former PBB Teen housemate Patrick Sugui, young model Dawn Balagot, Issa Litton, Micah Cabral, Vangie Martelle, John Wayne Sace, Bryan Homecillo, Carlo Cruz, Andrew Felix and Albie Casiño.

The story of “The Animals” is set in an affluent, upper middle class village in the suburbs, “The Animals” chronicles a day in the life of Jake, Trina, and Alex, who go through the musings that every kid in high school has to deal with. All Jake wants to do is have a good time, Alex just wants to fit in, and Trina simply wants more. A very vivid picture is painted of life in high school after the final bell rings, as well as a different side of the Philippines, and what is happening to its privileged children.

Here is the screening schedule of “The Animals” for the New Breed Full Length Feature Category of Cinemalaya 2012. The festival opens on 20 July 2012.

July 21: 12:45PM – MT
July 22: 4:00PM – TRI / 9:00PM – GB-5
July 23: 1:30PM – GB-5 / 6:15PM – MKP
July 24: 9:00PM – LT
July 25:
July 26: 1:30PM – GB-3/ 6:15PM – THB
July 27: 3:30PM – MKP / 9:00PM – MT
July 28: 12:45PM – THB / 9:00PM – TRI
July 29: 11:00AM – GB-5 / 9:00PM – GB-3
Legend for the venues:
MT = CCP MAIN THEATRE (Tanghalang Nicanor Abelardo)
LT = CCP LITTLE THEATRE (Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino)
THB = CCP STUDIO THEATRE ( Tanghalang Huseng Batute)
GB-3 = GREENBELT 3 Cinema 3
GB-5 = GREENBELT 3 Cinema 5
TRI = TRINOMA Cinema 1
DT = CCP DREAM THEATRE (Tanghalang Manuel Conde)



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