In commemoration of these historical events, the Czech Embassy in Manila and the Goethe Institut, in partnership with the UPFI
, will be showing films that tackle life during that time.
The DMZ International Documentary Film Festival is presented by DMZ Docs and the Korean Cultural Center (KCC) in the Philippines and is supervised and supported by the UPFI
, UP Korea Research Center and Gyeonggi-do.
James Allen Fajardo's 'Ang Lalaking May Regla sa Gitna ng Dagat from UPFI
, Kurt Jimenez's 'Brujo' from Benilde, and Mia Francesca Cruz Mirano's 'Bon Voyage, Minnie' from University of Santo Tomas complete the list of finalists in the intercollegiate category.
In the experimental film category, 'Ang Mambabarang at ang mga Taong Pinatay sa Limot' won over 'Kanin Baboy, Taong Baboy,' also directed by Reyes, 'Ang Pagtuklas sa Larangan ng Pagiging Maria Clara' (The Discovery in the Realm of Being Maria Clara) by fellow Mapuan Lady Vicente, 'Icing' by Alexis Guinevere Ann Sayson of University of San Carlos (Cebu) and 'Ang Lisyang Edukasyon ng Pilipino' (The Miseducation of the Filipino) by Vincent Joseph Entuna of UPFI
The competing films will be shown at the 65-seater Cinema Centenario and other alternative screening venues UPFI
Videotheque, Pineapple Lab and Cinema Silencio until December 30.
Also, three of Diaz's films-'Batang West Side,' 'Mula sa Kung Ano ang Noon' and 'Ang Panahon ng Halimaw'-will be shown at the UP Film Institute (UPFI
) in Diliman, Quezon City, as part of a program dubbed 'Martial Law Never Again.'
The films will be showcased at the UPFI
Film Center-Cine Adarna.
'My family and I would usually go to SC right after church at UPFI
to buy tapsilog, sweet corn or fish balls.
Today and tomorrow, the UPFI
Film Center will present three short films by alumnus Manatad ('Sandra,' 'Junilyn Has' and 'Fatima Marie Torres and the Invasion of Space Shuttle Pinas 25') at the Cine Adarna in UP Diliman.
Writers Studio, in partnership with the University of the Philippines Film Institute (UPFI
), will spearhead the screening and interview of applicants to Ricky Lee's 15th Film Scriptwriting Workshop at the UPFI
Film Studio on September 4.
There will also be screenings at the UPFI
UP Film Center UP Diliman Quezon City from March 2 to 4 and March 7 to 8.
Indicted with Pancrudo for graft, malversation and malversation through falsification are Nabcor ex-president Alan Javellana, director for administrative and finance Rhodora Mendoza, accounting division officer in charge Maria Ninez Guanizo, paralegal Victor Roman Cacal and UPFI
president Mark Espinosa.