Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino

Want to be part of Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino 2018? Here's how

Apr 11, 2018 - 5:39 PM

The festival, now on its second year, is scheduled in August

In the US? You still have time to catch 'Patay na si Hesus'

Apr 10, 2018 - 12:42 PM

The Cebuano road comedy is being screened for viewers abroad

PATAY NA SI HESUS. The Cebuano road comedy is being screened abroad. Screenshot from YouTube.com/SinePelikula

5 last-minute to-dos for the long weekend

Aug 25, 2017 - 11:24 AM

If you’re staying in the city these plans are perfect

ESCOLTA BLOCK PARTY. The event breathes life into the old buildings along the historic street. Photo from Facebook.com/EscoltaBlock

5 Things to know about the road trip movie 'Patay na si Hesus'

Aug 21, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Patay na si Hesus is one of the 12 films in the Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino

FULL LIST: Winners, Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino 2017

Aug 21, 2017 - 6:32 PM

Birdshot wins the Critics Choice Award while Patay na si Hesus bags the Jury s Choice prize

Movie Reviews: All 12 Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino films

Aug 21, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Movie reviewer Oggs Cruz gives his take on the movies in this year s Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino

Gerald Anderson, Enzo Williams show appreciation for PH soldiers with 'AWOL'

Aug 20, 2017 - 8:00 PM

AWOL star Gerald Anderson and director Enzo Williams recall a special screening they held for wounded soldiers

Rappler Talk Entertainment: Cast of ‘Pauwi Na’

Aug 17, 2017 - 6:31 PM

Bembol Roco and Cherry Pie Picache tell us all about starring in the funny family saga

IN PHOTOS: Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino parade

Aug 14, 2017 - 3:12 PM

The stars of the 12 participating films join the motorcade in Manila

‘Van Damme Stallone’ director on the scene that made everyone on set cry

Aug 09, 2017 - 6:24 PM

The film tells the story of a boy with Down Syndrome and his single mother working to realize his dream of being an action star

Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Youth-oriented films to watch over the long weekend

Aug 06, 2017 - 12:36 PM

The 12 final entries carry out youth issues including child labor youth in conflict with the law out of school youth teenage pregnancy and mental health

‘Pauwi Na’ star Bembol Roco on why you should watch the quirky road movie

Aug 05, 2017 - 3:13 PM

In the film Roco plays a father who along with his family makes a long journey from Manila to the province in a pedicab

Photo by Martin San Diego/ Rappler

FDCP chair Liza Diño on MMFF resignations, ‘divisiveness’ in film industry

Aug 03, 2017 - 10:14 PM

At the kick off for the Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino Diño calls for unity in the industry

FDCP CHAIR. Liza Diño at the kick-off of the Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino, a one week festival showcasing original Filipino films. Photo by Martin San Diego/ Rappler

Liza Diño welcomes appointment of 3 new MMFF ExeCom members

Jul 12, 2017 - 10:20 PM

Liza also explains her Facebook post on the criticism regarding the Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino

FULL LIST: Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino entries

Jun 30, 2017 - 11:20 PM

The Film Development Council of the Philippines announces the 12 films that will be shown during the Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino in August