Mercedes Cabral
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'Girls, Girls, Girls' exhibit reclaims feminist art for generation that has come of age

Apr 16, 2017 - 5:45 PM

Female artists showcase their thought provoking works in the exhibit titled Girls Girls Girls

'Oro' Review: Powerful discourse

Dec 28, 2016 - 6:55 PM

In Oro Alvin Yapan calmly navigates around his narrative planting seeds of tension and discourse in a film that reimagines the massacre of 4 miners

MMFF 2016: Based on true events, 'Oro' brings tough issues to light

Dec 24, 2016 - 5:45 PM

Director Alvin Yapan and the cast of the film talk about their experience doing a story based on killings in Camarines Sur

[WATCH] MMFF 2016: 'Oro' trailer released

Nov 30, 2016 - 10:34 PM

Irma Adlawan Joem Bascon and Mercedes Cabral star in the MMFF film directed by Alvin Yapan

An undying respect for med students

Dec 07, 2015 - 1:18 PM

An indie film made by medical students shows the challenges and lighter side of health care in the Philippines

‘Binhi’ Review: Far from unique

May 24, 2015 - 7:05 PM

It is all style with very little substance writes Oggs Cruz

Eric Quizon 'Positive' about new serye

Oct 13, 2013 - 12:49 PM

For actor director new TV5 show is a big step in behalf of AIDS awareness

THE AIM OF 'POSITIVE.' The show's director, Eric Quizon, and lead, Mart Escudero. Photo: Paul Mata

'Bingoleras': Comedy as chaos

Sep 21, 2013 - 10:08 AM

Ron Bryant film has restraint good taste but scant pleasures and scanter insights

'FEMME' PART. Eula Valdez does a take in 'Bingoleras.' Image from the film's Facebook

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

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

MMFF review: 'The Strangers'

Dec 29, 2012 - 5:37 PM

The small horror film in the Christmas season is not bad at all

Image from the 'The Strangers' Facebook page

Fashion at the MMFF red carpet

Dec 29, 2012 - 4:51 PM

Photos from the Rappler coverage of the last big movie extravaganza of the year

'SOSY' STYLE. 'Sosy Problems' actress Rhian Ramos in a Mark Bumgarner creation. All photos by Andrew Robles

MMFF review: 'El Presidente'

Dec 29, 2012 - 4:00 PM

A grand film that sadly falls short of expectations

Image from the 'El Presidente' Facebook page

MMFF review: 'Sosy Problems'

Dec 29, 2012 - 9:52 AM

The film surprises with a good story and equally good acting

Image from the 'Sosy Problems' Facebook page

MMFF review: 'Si Agimat, Si Enteng, at Si Ako'

Dec 27, 2012 - 9:50 AM

Commercials in a film? Yes in this movie

Image from the 'Si Enteng, Si Agimat, at Si Ako' Facebook page

MMFF review: 'The Invasion: Shake, Rattle & Roll IV'

Dec 27, 2012 - 8:45 AM

A trilogy of scary films — some more than others

Image from the 'Shake, Rattle & Roll 14' Facebook page

MMFF review: 'Thy Womb'

Dec 26, 2012 - 7:16 AM

A film on culture with beautiful scenery and outstanding actors Is it for you?

Image from the 'Thy Womb' Facebook page

MMFF review: 'One More Try' -- Try harder

Dec 26, 2012 - 7:01 AM

What is true love worth? This film aims to answer the question

Image from the 'One More Try' Facebook page

MMFF review: 'Sisterakas'

Dec 26, 2012 - 6:43 AM

Is this your kind of comedy? Read the review to find out

Image from the 'Sisterakas' Facebook page

To watch or not to watch: The 38th Metro Manila Film Festival

Dec 24, 2012 - 11:02 AM

Here are suggestions on which films deserve your money s worth

CHRISTMAS SEASON, PINOY FILMS. It's that time of the year, and we give our suggestions on which you should see no matter what — and which might be better seen on DVD. Image from the official MMFF Facebook page

Brillante Mendoza: Reality in film

Jul 23, 2012 - 8:41 AM

The internationally acclaimed filmmaker tackles reality head on

DIREK BRILLANTE MENDOZA. Photography by Cholo dela Vega. Grooming by Georginna Desuasido.

Nora Aunor, Brillante Mendoza wrap up Tawi-Tawi shoot

Apr 29, 2012 - 7:08 PM

The country s superstar stayed close to 2 weeks in Tawi Tawi to shoot her indie film

DOWN SOUTH. Superstar Nora Aunor poses with Tawi-Tawi Vice-Governor Ruby Sahali before the shooting of indie flim "Thy Womb" directed by Brillante Mendoza. (Photo courtesy of Vice-Gov Ruby Sahali)