Hannah Espia - updates

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Cinemalaya to seek 'dialogue' with filmmakers, producers after controversy

Aug 11, 2014 - 9:32 AM

The festival organizers say they are now calling for a dialogue with the directors and producers of the affected films which were uploaded to the Internet

'Transit' earns Special Mention in Busan

Oct 12, 2013 - 8:15 PM

Film festival Asia s largest cinema event in concluding ceremonies October 12

CITATION. Hannah Espia, director of 'Transit.' Photos: Ted Aljibe/AFP

'Transit' emerges as front-runner in Busan

Oct 08, 2013 - 2:08 PM

Philippine entry by first time director Hannah Espia picks up momentum in international scene

DIASPORA, IDENTITY. Hannah Espia, director of 'Transit,' at the Busan festival. Photo: Ted Aljibe/AFP

Peque Gallaga on Erik Matti's claims

Sep 26, 2013 - 5:17 PM

Who does he think he is the savior of the industry? fumes veteran director

TRANSIT TO OSCARS. Hannah Espia film, said Gallaga, was chosen for its portrayal of the Filipino's struggle and sacrifice. Image from the Facebook page of 'Transit'

Erik Matti surprised 'Transit' chosen for Oscars

Sep 23, 2013 - 11:24 PM

On the Job director on the Film Academy of the Philippines decision

POLITICALLY CHARGED ACTION. Matti's 'OTJ' was one of 3 finalists for FAP's consideration. Photo: ABS-CBN

Cinemalaya winner 'Transit' chosen for 2014 Oscars

Sep 18, 2013 - 12:11 PM

Film Academy of the Philippines selects Hannah Espia film for Foreign Language category

GLOBAL FILIPINO. 'Transit' looks at the diaspora. Official poster and photos from the film's Facebook

'Sana Dati,' 'Transit' lead Cinemalaya winners

Aug 05, 2013 - 12:54 PM

Vilma Santos the other big winner as Best Actress for Ekstra

ACTING SHOWCASE. 'Transit' cast gets certificate of recognition. Photo from the film's Facebook page

Jasmine Curtis-Smith's first film an indie

Jul 28, 2013 - 12:49 PM

She s a Filipino Israeli in the Cinemalaya entry Transit She gets to speak Hebrew too

INSPIRED BY 'TRANSIT.' Jasmine feels she belongs to the indies. Image from her Facebook page

Sex, lies, videotape in Cinemalaya 2013

Jul 26, 2013 - 5:20 PM

This year s film festival is quite a departure from advocacy cinema

Cinemalaya: A platform for raw talent

Jul 25, 2013 - 5:39 PM

Now on its 9th year the CCP film festival diversifies further in the cause of committed cinema

SOLIDARITY. Cinemalaya is also a celebration of community. Photo by Arcel Cometa

Everything Cinemalaya 2012

Jul 20, 2012 - 3:39 PM

Planning out the schedule of your Cinemalaya 2012 week? We ve got the complete list of movies and screenings to guide you

MARIO O'HARA's 'Ang Babae sa Breakwater' staring Katherine Luna opens Cinemalaya 2012. Screen grab from YouTube

2012 Cinemalaya opens

Jul 20, 2012 - 2:29 PM

There are 25 films in competition 60 in exhibition

DIRECTORS' SHOWCASE. (From left) Lawrence Fajardo (Posas), Jose Javier Reyes (Mga Mumunting Lihim), Raymond Red (Kamera Obskura), Jun Robles Lana (Bwakaw) and Adolfo Alix Jr. (Kalayaan). Photo by Jude Bautista