Expressway

Expressway

A syndicate old-timer named Ben needs to do one last assignment before the boss he works for grants him his much delayed retirement. Assigned to be his partner is the neophyte Morris, a trigger-happy, sadist who yearns to impress the syndicate boss. For Ben, this last assignment turns out to be a journey of introspection, …

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MRS

MRS

70-year-old Virginia shares the old ancestral house with Delia, her ever-loyal maid. Delia is marrying her long-time boyfriend, Rene, and tearfully confides to Virginia that she wants to go home to her parents in the province to start a new family life with him. Haunted by a past that Virginia tries to conquer—her only son …

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Sinag Maynila 2016 PRESS RELEASE

Sinag Maynila 2016 PRESS RELEASE

Since its successful inauguration last March 2015, the first set of featured films have debuted in various international film festivals. “The exposure of the filmmakers in other countries brings pride and honor to Sinag Maynila and to the Filipino Filmmakers,” says Festival Director Brillante Mendoza. As we welcome the new year, the independent film festival …

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Sinag Maynila 2016 Press Conference

Sinag Maynila 2016 Press Conference

Check out what happened at the recently concluded Sinag Maynila 2016 Press Conference last January 21 held at the NBA Café, SM Aura Premier. The directors of our five film entries together with Direk Brillante Mendoza and Mr. Wilson Tieng discussed topics about the film festival and exchanged viewpoints about the Philippine independent cinema. ‪#‎sinagmaynila2016‬ …

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Launch of Sinag Maynila Independent Film Festival 2016

Launch of Sinag Maynila Independent Film Festival 2016

Sinag Maynila founders Wilson Tieng and Brillante Mendoza with this year’s five (5) featured filmmakers. Sinag Maynila founder Wilson Tieng and co-founder/ Festival Director Brillante Mendoza at the launch of Sinag Maynila 2016. The second edition of Sinag Maynila, the film festival conceptualized by Solar’s Wilson Tieng and internationally renowned film director Brillante Ma. Mendoza, …

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Sinag Maynila 2015 IMBISIBOL, to be a part of the DLSU Freedom Film Festival

Sinag Maynila 2015 IMBISIBOL, to be a part of the DLSU Freedom Film Festival

Again, we give you this year’s OFFICIAL LIST OF FILMS for FFF4! WEEK ONE THURSDAY, February 4 (6pm) – English Only, Please FRIDAY, February 5 (1pm) – Ang Kwento Nating Dalawa FRIDAY, February 5 (5pm) – Anatomiya ng Pag-ibig SATURDAY, February 6 (1pm) – Sleepless SATURDAY, February 6 (5pm) – Esprit De Corps WEEK TWO …

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Imbisibol, Sinag Maynila 2015 Best Picture to compete at the Festival International des Cinemas d’Asie de Vesoul (France)

Imbisibol, Sinag Maynila 2015 Best Picture to compete at the Festival International des Cinemas d’Asie de Vesoul (France)

Imbisibol, Sinag Maynila 2015 Best Picture, is in Competition at the Festival International des Cinemas d’Asie de Vesoul (France) Set in the early 1990s Japan involving overseas Filipino workers facing deportation ‪ #‎SinagMaynila2016 News Link: Facebook Comments

56th Cartagena International Film Festival

56th Cartagena International Film Festival

The 56th edition of the Cartagena International Film Festival (FICCI) will take place on March 2-7 and will feature a tribute to Brillante Mendoza, one of the most prolific and influential filmmakers to come out of the Philippines in recent years. Audacious and highly original, at 55 Mendoza has already garnered awards at the world’s …

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