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8 FILMS ENTER 1ST SUMMER METRO MANILA FILM FEST

The first-ever and most anticipated summer edition of the Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) completes its eight official entries from a record high of 33 film submissions, including resubmissions from the December 2022 edition of the film festival. The members of the Selection Committee chose the Top 8 based on the following criteria: Artistic Excellence […]

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Government

MMDA TO LAUNCH METRO SUMMER FILM FEST IN APRIL

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is set to launch the Metro Manila Summer Film Festival (MMSFF) in April. According to Atty. Romando Artes, MMDA and MMSFF over-all chairman, this will be in partnership with Cinema Exhibitors Association of the Philippines (CEAP). “We will release the deadline of submission of entries as early as we […]

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Government

MMDA: MMFF REACHES P500M GROSS SALES

The Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) officially announced that it has reached its P500-million target gross sales. “We are delighted to announce that we were able to reach our target gross sales amounting to ₱500-million considering that we are still recovering from the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. Indeed, the 2022 MMFF is a certified […]

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MMFF’S ‘BALIK SAYA’ BEGINS ON DECEMBER 21 – ARTES

The Metro Manila Film Festival 2022 is set to bring another joy and excitement to both Filipino filmmakers and moviegoers as its most anticipated run in cinemas nears. On December 21, the MMFF will hold its Parade of Stars in Quezon City. The parade will feature floats carrying celebrities from the eight official movie entries […]

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Politics

SENATE HAILS KYLIE VERZOSA FOR BEST ACTRESS WIN

The Senate adopted a resolution congratulating Kylie Verzosa for winning the Best Actress Award at the 2022 Distinctive International Arab Festivals Award (DIAFA) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Senate Resolution Nos. 272 and 314 (Adopted Resolution No. 33) authored by Senators Bong Revilla and Lito Lapid, respectively, were unanimously adopted by senators during the plenary […]

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Government

MMFF RETURNS TO CINEMAS IN DECEMBER – ABALOS

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), organizer of the annual Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF), announces this year’s lineup for the annual film festival that will return to cinemas on Christmas. The official lineup of entries in the MMFF 2021 are: 1.    “A Hard Day” Starring Dingdong Dantes and John Arcilla, directed by Lawrence Fajardo Production: […]

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Sports & Entertainment

2 COOL 2 BE REVIEWED: Thoughts on 2 Cool 2 Be 4gotten

There is that one moment in each of our lives that sparks the decision to begin a wild adventure, to jump into the abyss without thinking about where it leads. For Felix, the character brought to life by Khalil Ramos in 2 Cool 2 Be 4gotten, that moment was when Magnus and Maxim Snyder, portrayed […]