Wednesday, January 20, 2021
 

Liza Diño-Seguerra

Piracy: A perennial problem in Philippine Cinema

It takes a village to create a film — a team of hardworking and dedicated workers who pour out their heart and soul along...

Philippine Cinema: 5 trends to watch out for in 2021

We all heaved a sigh of relief when 2020 finally ended and welcomed the new year with optimism and hope. While the new normal...

How Philippine Cinema responded to the Covid-19 crisis

Almost 10 months ago, I had one of the biggest surprises of my life when The Manila Times Chairman Emeritus Dr. Dante A. Ang...

The #PPP4SamaAll virtual film festival experience

Without a doubt, the year 2020 and this pandemic have forever changed our way of life. Who would have thought that we would reach...

A heartfelt homage to the eternal icons of PH Cinema

At the heels of the conclusion of the national celebration of the Philippine Cinema Centennial, we reflect on the eventful path that brought us...

Emerging streaming platforms for PH Films

The cinema experience has changed in recent years because of the decline of movie-going audiences and the burgeoning of online platforms. And this year,...

Philippine Cinema’s steadfastness shines through in online film festivals

Transitioning from a traditional film festival to a full online execution is definitely a test of adaptability, but Filipino film festival organizers and filmmakers...

Championing Filipina cinema in FDCP’s CineMarya

“Philippine Cinema is dominated by women.” I will never forget hearing this when we hosted a Panel Discussion in Osaka, Japan which featured women...

PPP4 pays homage to Philippine Cinema greats and legends

In going online with the Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino (PPP), the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) takes full advantage of its new...

PP4 — A solidarity event

44-day festival brings together filmmakers, audiences for the love of PH Cinema It’s the second day of the 4th Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino (PPP), and...

Pandemic lays bare WHO’s powerlessness – experts

GENEVA: The Covid-19 pandemic has exposed how underfunded and powerless the World Health Organization is to carry out the tasks the world expects of...

A new Covid-19 challenge: Mutations rise along with cases

The race against the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) has taken a new turn: Mutations are rapidly popping up, and the longer...

3 more Covid-19 cases linked to Australian Open arrivals

Australian Open tournament director Craig Tiley has ruled out any change in the best-of-five set format for men’s singles matches at the season-opening tennis...

PH has 1,357 new Covid cases  

The Philippines reported 1,357 new cases of the Coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), for a total of 504,084. Davao City had the highest number of new cases at 130, followed by Rizal, 71, Quezon...

PNP vows no crackdown, militarization in UP

The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Tuesday gave assurances that there will be no crackdown and militarization inside campuses of the University of the...