At the NETPAC 25th Anniversary in Bangkok

At the NETPAC 25th Anniversary in Bangkok

It was a great crowd, at the screening of ‘Foster Child‘ today, at the FCCT, in the presence of Director, world-renowned film-maker Brillante Mendoza, as well as the much-respected Netpac President Dr Aruna Vasudev. The occasion was the 25th Anniversary of NETPAC ( Network for the Promotion of Asian Cinema). The event attracted a large …

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Brillante Mendoza’s Foster Child to be screened in Bangkok

Brillante Mendoza’s Foster Child to be screened in Bangkok

Brillante Mendoza’s film to be screened at NETPAC’s 25th anniversary in Bangkok. “Foster Child”, one of Brillante Mendoza masterpieces, will be screened in Bangkok on October 12, 2015 in a special film event to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Network for the Promotion of Asian Cinema (NETPAC). This is a simple and moving story of …

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Filmfest Cafe [Photos]

Filmfest Cafe [Photos]

IN PHOTO: John Badalu, Delegate Southeast Asia, Berlin International Film Festival Brillante Mendoza, Director of Captive (2012) In Competition, Berlin International Film Festival, The 62nd Berlinale. Jacob Wong, Delegate Asia, Berlin International Film Festival. Wieland Speck, curator of the Berlin International Film Festival. Berlin International Film Festival, also called the Berlinale, is one of the most reputable media …

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Brillante Mendoza Film Festival in SM Cauayan [Photos]

Brillante Mendoza Film Festival in SM Cauayan [Photos]

On October 5-6, the Brillante Mendoza Film Festival was held in SM Cauayan, Isabela. The film Bambanti was screened to over 4,000 students. October 5-6, 2015 Cinema 5 and Cinema 6 SM City Cauayan  BAMBANTI is a film from Sinag Maynila directed by Zig Dulay. The search for a missing watch instigates the painful quest for …

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Brillante Mendoza gets achievement award in Russia

Brillante Mendoza gets achievement award in Russia

Published on Tuesday, October 6 in The Philippine Star, page C-6 by: Celso de Guzman Caparas Brillante Mendoza received the Outstanding Artistic Achievement Award in the 25th International Film Festival “Message to Man” in St. Petersburg, Russia, where he headed the main competition jury. Mendoza’s masterpieces Lola, Kinatay and Taklub were showcased in the festival. He …

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Brillante Mendoza receives Outstanding Artistic Achievement Award from Message2man

Brillante Mendoza receives Outstanding Artistic Achievement Award from Message2man

Good news to all! Brillante Mendoza receives the Outstanding Artistic Achievement Award from The International Film Festival “Message to Man” He serves as this years’ President of Jury. Message to Man is the only international documentary, short, animated and experimental film festival in Russia officially registered by FIAPF. It has more than 20 years’ history …

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TAKLUB – International Film Festivals

TAKLUB – International Film Festivals

After its successful world premiere at the recent 68th Cannes International Film Festival. TAKLUB is reaching its global stature in the upcoming four international film festivals in South Korea, Britain, Lebanon, and Japan Since France, TAKLUB has been showcased as well in Poland, Finland, Bosnia & Herzegovina, and Russia. TAKLUB got Ecumenical Jury Mention at this …

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TAKLUB in 28th Tokyo International Film Festival

TAKLUB in 28th Tokyo International Film Festival

Brillante Mendoza’s TAKLUB (2015) and ‘Thy Womb’ (2012) are among the 10 Filipino films selected to be showcased at the Asia Crosscut section of the 28th Tokyo International Film Festival.   The 10 Filipino films are: Balikbayan #1 Memories of Overdevelopment Redux III – Kidlat Tahimik Balut Country – Paul Sta. Ana (Sinag Maynila) Kid …

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Brillante Mendoza in St. Petersburg, Russia [PHOTOS]

Brillante Mendoza in St. Petersburg, Russia [PHOTOS]

Brillante Mendoza, together with Vladimir Posner serves as chairman for the critics jury at ‪Message To Man‬ International Film Festival, an international competitive documentary, short and animated film festival held annually in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Message to Man is the only international documentary, short, animated and experimental film festival in Russia officially registered by FIAPF. …

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Head Jury – Message To Man‬ International Film Festival

Head Jury – Message To Man‬ International Film Festival


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Message To Man International Film Festival main competition jury will be headed by the Filipino director Brillante Mendoza, with Vladimir Posner serving as chairman for the critics jury. 90 films from 45 countries will screen in the programme which includes competition sections for feature films, documentaries and experimental cinema. Message to Man is an international …