The Shortlist: Sights and sounds

Here's your weekly list of things happening in the coming week

MANILA, Philippines – Here’s your weekly fix of things happening this week (September 7-14) for your planning pleasure. Concerts, movies, shopping deals, and other things up ahead you may enjoy. 



Galleria Duemila, 210 Loring St., Pasay City

September 7-30

For more information, call (02) 831-9990, (02) 833-9815 or email:


Photo from Galeria Duemila's Facebook page.


Food Magazine’s the Best Filipino Food Fiesta featuring the Adobo Cook-Off

34th St. cor. 8th St. Ave., Bonifacio Global City

September 7, 10am-6pm

Photo from Food Magazine's Facebook event page.

Eastwood City’s Chocolate Festival

Eastwood Mall Atrium

September 3-8

Photo from Eastwood City's Facebook page.


The Duchess of Malfi

Wilfrido Ma. Guererro Theater, Palma Hall, University of the Philippines
Diliman, Quezon City

September 11-29

For sponsorship and ticket inquiries, contact the Dulaang UP Office at 926-1349, 981-8500 local 2449 or 433-7840 and look for Ms. Camille Guevarra or Ms. Samanta Clarin

READ: The Duchess of Malfi: The price of pleasure

Photo from Dulaang UP


Sineng Pambansa All Masters Edition

SM Mall of Asia

September 11-17

READ: All Masters Edition: 2013 National Film Festival

READ: New films by seasoned directors in Sineng Pambansa

Photo from Film Development Council of the Philippines

Cine Europa 16

Shangri-la Cineplex, Mandaluyong City

September 4-15 

To see the schedule of films that are showing, click here.

Photo from EU Delegation to the Philippines' Facebook page.



About Time

Starring: Domhnall Gleeson, Rachel McAdams, Bill Nighy, and Tom Hollander

Genre: Romance

Opens: September 9


Starring: Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, Sharlto Copley, and Alice Braga

Genre: Sci-fi

Opens: September 11

Julia X

Starring: Kevin Sorbo, Ving Rhames, Valerie Azlynn, and Alicia Leigh Willis

Genre: Horror

Opens: September 11

No One Lives

Starring: Luke Evans, Adelaide Clemens, Lee Tergesen, and Derek Magyar

Genre: Thriller

Opens: September 11


Starring:  Rachel McAdams and Noomi Rapace

Genre: Romantic Thriller

Opens: September 11

ATM (Thai Film)

Starring: Chantavit Dhanasevi, Preechaya Pongthananikorn, Anna Chuangcheun, and Puttachad Pongsuchat

Genre: Romance

Opens: September 11

The Way Back

Starring: Steve Carell, Toni Collette, and Allison Janney

Genre: Comedy

Opens: September 11

This is the End

Starring: James Franco, Seth Rogen, and Jonah Hill

Genre: Comedy

Opens: September 11


Trinoma Green Light Sale

Septmber 13-15

Photo from Trinoma

Manila International Book Fair

SMX Convention Center, Pasay City

September 11-15

Photo from Manila International Book Fair


B-Side Anniversary Gig

The Collecitve, 7274 Malugay St., San Antonio Village, Makati City

September 7

Line up: Big Answer Sound, Tropical Depression, Cosmic Love, Franco, Urbandub, Chicosci, Lady I, Flippin Soul Stompers, Pinoy Stories, Bent Lynchpin, Flying Ipis, Eyedress + Skint Eastwood, Similar Objects, Red-I, Soulflower, Don P

Photo from the Collective

#VivaManila El Intruso Art Exhibit with Performances

Art and psychedelic alien music

1335 Mabini Galery

Music starts after 830pm

Bring a bottle

Photo from Viva Mania's Facebook page


Have something on your list we might have missed? Know an upcoming event you want us to feature? Email us at with the subject SHORTLIST.

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