What FDCP has to say about Erik Matti’s concern

This concern was said by Matti following the decrease of interest of Filipinos to pay and watch in cinemas with the increase of the competition from online movie streaming “I think what we need to do is to work together as stakeholders, as NCAP, producer and FDCP are talking on how we can come up with a collective solution lowering prices (of tickets), creating a promo, creating event driven activities, so that we can drive everyone to the cinemas.” Liza Diño, chairperson of Film Development …

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Star Cinema’s ‘The Hows of Us’ expresses gratitude for winning the Camera Obscura award

‘The Hows of Us’ won the Camera Obscura award KathNiel, together with the team, expressed their gratitude to everyone who supported the film Star Cinema’s blockbuster film hit Php915-million in worldwide patronage The 2018 Philippine romantic drama film ‘The Hows of Us,’ directed by Cathy Garcia-Molina and starring Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla, won the Camera Obscura award of the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) last February 10. The film marked Garcia-Molina’s second collaboration with Bernardo and Padilla after the 2014 film “She’s Dating the Gangster.” The film is the highest-grossing Filipino …

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KathNiel’s ‘The Hows of Us’ wrapped up the year with P915 Million

KathNiels ‘The Hows of Us’ will receive a prestigious award. The award is  the highest honor handed out by the FDCP. Star Cinema’s blockbuster film hit Php915 Million. The Hows of Us, the 2018 Philippine mega blockbuster romantic-drama directed by Cathy Garcia-Molina and starred by King and Queen of Hearts Daniel Padilla and Kathryn Bernardo, are among the recipients of the prestigious Camera Obscura award from the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP). The said award will be given on February 10, Sunday at Samsung Hall of …

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Dahil na-“Goyo?” Lito Atienza asks state approval of script prior to production

Lito Atienza called on FDCP to ask state approval of script prior to production. He continued to slam the recently produced Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral. According to the lawmaker, it doesn’t exemplify the positive qualities of Filipinos. House Senior Deputy Minority Leader Jose “Lito” Atienza Jr. called on Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) to properly evaluate Filipino films and give appropriate tax incentives to ensure its quality. Lito issued the said call when deliberating about the FDCP’s proposed budget of Php 120.5-million for …

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What Are The Movies To Watch From Sinag Maynila 2018

Sinag Maynila 2018 has finally started. Can’t decide what movies to watch in the festival? We got you covered with this article! Last March 7, 2018, this year’s Sinag Maynila Film Festival has officially kicked off after it’s opening ceremony held at the iMax lobby of SM North EDSA. The festival had opened this year’s edition with the special screening of the French film “Les Derniers Parisiens” also known as “Paris Prestige”, the feature debut of Mohamed Bourokba and Ekoué Labitey, two of France’s best-known …

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Cinema One Originals’ “Hamog,” “Salvage” to be screened at the Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino

The Cinema One Originals’ selection “Hamog,” and Cinema One and Salida Productions’ horror flick “Salvage” will be screened at the upcoming Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino, a novel initiative of the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) to connect quality Filipino films to a wider audience happening on August 16-22. Therese’s performance in “Hamog” also earned her the New York Asian Film Festival’s Rising Star award. Joining her in the cast are Zaijan Jaranilla, Sam Quitania, Bor Lentejas, OJ Mariano, Anna Luna, Mike Liwag, Lou …

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“T-Bird at Ako” and “Kung Mangarap Ka’t Magising” hit SM Cinemas via Cine Lokal

ABS-CBN’s Film Restoration Group is once again part of Cine Lokal this August with the special exhibition of the digitally restored and remastered classic films “T-Bird at Ako” and “Kung Mangarap Ka’t Magising” on select SM Cinemas. Danny Zialcita’s “T-Bird at Ako,” starring Superstar Nora Aunor and Star for All Seasons Vilma Santos, is among the first Filipino cinematic pieces to tackle then sensitive issues such as gender and sexuality. The story revolves around a lesbian lawyer Sylvia (Nora), who tries to help a bar …

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Liza Diño expresses disgust on Baron Geisler-Ping Medina incident

Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) chariman Liza Diño took to Facebook on November 28 (Monday) to slam Baron Geisler, expressing her disgust over the incident. Diño said Geisler went “way too far” with his disrespectful attitude. “INIHIAN mo ang co-actor mo sa eksena? You have gone way too far. Masyado ka ng maraming inagrabyado. At ang lakas ng loob mo because you always get away it,” she wrote. According to Diño, she will make sure that the FDCP will seriously look into the …

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VIDEO TRAILER: “Bamboo Flowers” starring Mylene Dizon, Max Collins, Yogo Singh, Orlando Sol and Ruru Madrid

“Bamboo Flowers” is a film that talks about the youth’s problems, hopes and aspirations; about love and life; about sacrifice, forgiveness and acceptance; about life and death. Written by Aloy Adlawan. Directed by Maryo J. De Los Reyes. Official entry at Sineng Pambansa All Masters Series Film Festival. Produced by Production 56 and FDCP.…

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