“Ang Larawan” scores victories at screenings and at the Asia-Pacific Film Festival

“Ang Larawan” scores victories at screenings and at the Asia-Pacific Film Festival Nominees to the Asia-Pacific Film Festival were picked from a list of films vouched by board members and representatives of each member city or country While the Filipino musical film “Ang Larawan” produced by Culturtain Musicat Productions continues its local and worldwide screenings, it scored a double victory at the 58th Asia-Pacific Film Festival held in Taiwan. “Ang Larawan,” which is based on Nick Joaquin’s play, A Portrait of the Artist as Filipino, won …

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Paulo Avelino featured in KBO this weekend

Paulo Avelino featured in KBO this weekend Coco-Toni, LizQuen also in line-up Paulo Avelino heats up television screens as he plays the deceitful Tony Javier, the man who seduces Paula Marasigan (Rachel Alejandro) into selling her father’s famous and much-talked about self-portrait, in the first airing of the 2017 musical film “Ang Larawan” via KBO. Tony arrives at the Marasigan household, which is in the middle of financial trouble, and tries to convince unmarried sisters Paula and Candida (Joanna Ampil) to sell the painting, knowing …

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“Ang Larawan” makes its European premiere at the Udine Far East Filmfest

“Ang Larawan” makes its European premiere at the Udine Far East Filmfest The Far East Film Festival is a premiere European filmfest that showcases popular Asian films. “Ang Larawan,” the award-winning musical film based on National Artist Nick Joaquin’s play A Portrait of the Artist as Filipino, makes its European debut when it screens in competition at the 20th Far East Film Festival in Udine, Italy, from April 20 to 28. The Far East Film Festival is a premiere European filmfest that showcases popular Asian …

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Solar Pictures celebrates the success of Ang Larawan & Siargao; more award-winning films poised for 2018

Solar Pictures celebrates the success of Ang Larawan & Siargao; more award-winning films poised for 2018 For more updates on films/movies released, distributed, and acquired by Solar Pictures, check out on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram via @solarpicturesPH. SOLAR PICTURES takes pride in being a part of the success of Ang Larawan and Siargao for winning the Best Picture awards in the 43rd Metro Manila Film Festival. As the official distributor of both films, Solar Pictures’ motto, “To inspire, inform, and entertain” is also reflected in …

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Paulo Avelino wants to be a better actor

Paulo Avelino admitted his difficulty in accepting compliments. He also shared his reaction on Lea Salonga’s praises over his Ang Larawan performance. Ang Larawan newly won The Best Picture in Metro Manila Film Festival 2017. Paulo Avelino recently had an interview on Tonight with Boy Abunda. In the said interview, he unveiled his reaction towards Lea Salonga’s praises over his Ang Larawan, a 2017 Metro Manila Film Festival entry, performance. Although he already responded to Lea’s tweet, he still shared his experience. Paulo also told Boy that he actually has …

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MMFF 2017 movies exceed ₱1B mark

MMFF exceeded their 1 Billion Peso mark. Noel Ferrer also posted a photo on Instagram which shows cinema chains that still play MMFF entries. The Metro Manila Film Festival posted a photo on January 8, Monday, announcing that their gross already exceeded their target. MMFF also used to only last until January 7, Sunday, but other cinema chains still play certain MMFF entries. The caption also read: “MARAMING MARAMING SALAMAT PO! WE HAVE EXCEEDED OUR 1 BILLION TARGET. #KapitBisigLagi #MasMagandaKungSamaSama#GoodVibesLang #MMFF2017″ In Noel Ferrer’s Instagram post, the following …

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Paulo Avelino thanks Lea Salonga for positive comments on his performance in “Ang Larawan”

Kapamilya actor Paulo Avelino was overwhelmed to the positive feedback of broadway star Lea Salonga for his performance in MMFF 2017 entry “Ang Larawan.” The 29-year old admitted that Lea’s encouraging words help build his confidence. After Broadway star Lea Salonga expressed admiration on his acting performance in MMFF 2017 entry “Ang Larawan,” Kapamilya actor took to Twitter to thank the award-winning singer for her encouraging words. The “Asintado” actor admitted that he doubted himself and thought that singing part might affect his performance. “Always …

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Paulo Avelino responds to Lea Salonga’s praise

Lea Salonga applauded Paulo Avelino’s performance in ‘Ang Larawan.’ Paulo responded to Lea’s praise and thanked her. In a recent post, Paulo Avelino thanked Lea Salonga’s praise on Twitter. She urges people to watch his stellar performance in 2017 Metro Manila Film Festival entry, Ang Larawan. Paulo wrote in the said tweet: “Always doubted myself doing a musical part due to the singing parts might affect my performance. Reading messages like this helps build my confidence to tackle even more challenging roles. Thank you @MsLeaSalonga”   …

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Will MMFF 2017 reach its ₱1 billion box-office sales goal?

“The Revenger Squad” and “Ang Panday” already reached ₱650 million box-office sales. Will MMFF 2017 reach P1 billion gross sales? It seems that MMFF 2017 could reach its ₱1 billion gross sales in the next few days. According to the article written on Philstar.com, movie entries “The Revenger Squad” and “Ang Panday” already reached more than ₱650 million. With Vice Ganda movie having ₱400 million and Coco Martin movie earned ₱200 million, the possibility of the ₱1 billion box-office sales might happen in the next …

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Lea Salonga lauds Paulo Avelino’s performance in “Ang Larawan;” receives criticism from netizens

Lea Salonga congratulated Paulo Avelino on his performance on “Ang Larawan.” Many had misinterpreted the said tweet where she received criticism. She clarified her statement but asked people who came to her rescue to let it be. Lea Salonga bid Paulo Avelino congratulations on Twitter. She, then, receives criticism from netizens who misunderstood her tweet. She told the people who came to her defense to let it be. On her tweet, Lea also encouraged Paulo’s fans to watch “Ang Larawan,” a 2017 Metro Manila Film …

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