Brillante Mendoza

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…




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…




Sarajevo Film Festival Tribute

This year, Sarajevo Film Festival is honored to pay tribute to one of the most original and prolific contemporary filmmakers- Philippine director Brillante Mendoza. Mendoza does not shy away from difficult subjects. In his films,…


Taklub in Gijón International Film Festival

Brillante Ma Mendoza’s “Taklub” will be shown at the 53rd Gijón International Film Festival, in Spain, from Nov. 20 to 28. In past editions, such “revered” filmmakers as Abbas Kiarostami, Tsai Ming-liang, Claire Denis, Aki…


ECCD recognizes Brillante Mendoza

IN PHOTO: Dr. Teresita G. Inciong, Director Brillante Mendoza, Sen. Tessie Aquino-Oreta and Ms. Leticia Pichay Recently, the Early Childhood Care and Development Council has held their event, ECCD Stakeholder Summit, on July 7, with the…


Rediscover PAMPANGA

A tourism video directed by Brillante Mendoza. He was born in San Fernando, Pampanga, Philippines. *** A province situated on Central Luzon, an hour and a half drive from Manila through the North Luzon Expressway….