Yong Tapang Jr.’s first ever film ‘Doon sa Isang Sulok’ bravely tackles the HIV/AIDS Scourge

Young Director Yong Tapang Jr. Bravely Tackles the HIV/AIDS Scourge  Challenge’s your perceptions and aims to inspire viewers to think critically about HIV, AIDS, and their impact on society LGBT struggles that is stirring controversy, debate and calls to action In the national news nowadays, the LGBT struggle is stirring controversy, debate and calls to action. There’s still so much more work to do in terms of education, understanding and acceptance. Budding filmmaker Yong Tapang Jr. bravely delves into another aspect of that struggle—the resurgence …

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French drama film “BPM (Beats per Minute)” to kick off CineSpectra 2019 Short Film Festival this August

CineSpectra Film Festival to open with 2017 Cannes Film Fest Winner Free screening of Robin Campillo’s award-winning French drama film “BPM (Beats per Minute)” Aims to raise HIV and AIDS awareness among audiences A free screening of Robin Campillo’s award-winning French drama film “BPM (Beats per Minute)” will kick off the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) and EON Foundation’s CineSpectra 2019 Short Film Festival this August 26, 2019 in Trinoma. The Festival aims to raise HIV and AIDS awareness among audiences and is …

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Birds and Piggies put aside differences and work together in ‘The Angry Birds Movies 2’

Frenemies Birds and Piggies unite in the ‘The Angry Birds Movies 2’ A perfectly succinct description of the idea hatched by the filmmakers to bring the world of Angry Birds to a new level Surprising the audiences with a new energy and comedy ‘motor And it’s a perfectly succinct description of the idea hatched by the filmmakers to bring the world of Angry Birds to a new level, in Columbia Pictures’ new adventure comedy The Angry Birds Movie 2. “We started with that idea, knowing …

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FDCP teams up with Eon Foundation for Cinespectra Film Fest 2019

FDCP teams up with Eon Foundation for Cinespectra film fest on HIV and AIDS awareness Aims to break the stigmas on HIV and AIDS in the country and to empower filmmakers to turn stories into films with powerful advocacies Short films that challenge perceptions and enlighten Filipinos about HIV and AIDS and their impact on society and the country today To showcase films that aim to break the stigmas on HIV and AIDS in the country and to empower filmmakers to turn stories into films …

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‘John Denver Trending’ shows the Effects of Social Media to Humans

A Review After watching the film John Denver Trending, it showed me a sad reality about life these days. It’s social media. In Douglas Rushkoff‘s talk on TED, he threw this question “Does social media connects people in new and interesting ways?” In the film, the farm boy’s life suddenly and instantly became viral or trending online. A video of him assaulting his classmate who accused him of stealing an iPad was uploaded. Social media users engaged in a trial by publicity. No matter how …

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