cinemalaya - updates

Rappler's latest stories on cinemalaya

ARTICLE FINDER

CCP now accepts entries for 2021 Cinemalaya Film Festival

Aug 28, 2019 - 11:58 PM

PRESS RELEASE: All Filipino filmmakers are welcome to submit their entries for the Cinemalaya main full-length competition

Movie reviews: 2019 Cinemalaya films Part 2

Aug 13, 2019 - 8:30 AM

Here's a review of 'Ani', 'F#*@bois', 'Iska', 'Malamaya', and 'Children of the River'

Movie reviews: 2019 Cinemalaya films, part 1

Aug 12, 2019 - 12:37 PM

Here are spoiler-free reviews of 'Edward,' 'Pandanggo sa Hukay,' 'John Denver Trending,' 'Tabon,' and 'Belle Douleur'

IN PHOTOS: Here's what happened at the Cinemalaya 2019 awards night

Aug 12, 2019 - 11:23 AM

'John Denver Trending,' is the biggest winner of the festival's awards night

best film full length

FULL LIST: Winners, Cinemalaya 2019

Aug 11, 2019 - 9:32 PM

'John Denver Trending' wins Best Film in the full length category

Cinemalaya 2019 guide: The line-up, movie scheds, and ticket prices

Aug 07, 2019 - 12:07 PM

Planning to watch a Cinemalaya movie? Here's a short guide

For the directors of ‘Malamaya,’ sex is empowerment

Jul 17, 2019 - 6:28 PM

First-time directors Danica Sta. Lucia and Leilani Chavez bring a sexually-charged film that speaks of women empowerment

MALAMAYA. Sunshine Cruz and Enzo Pineda play lovers in the upcoming film. Screenshot from Facebook.com/CinemalayaOfficial

Cinemalaya’s ‘Respeto,’ ‘Bagahe’ win in international festivals

Oct 19, 2018 - 3:47 PM

The two films from Cinemalaya’s 2017 run are recognized in festivals in Canada and Italy

RESPETO. The Cinemalaya 2017 winner starring rapper Abra gets recgonized in a festival in Canada. Photo from Facebook.com/respetomovie

How 'Liway' became Cinemalaya's highest-grossing film ever

Oct 09, 2018 - 5:32 PM

'Liway,' an entry to the 2018 Cinemalaya film festival, will be released commercially beginning October 10

LIWAY. The film, based on the true story of Martial Law survivors, is the highest-grossing movie in Cinemalaya history. Screenshot from the movie trailer

Therese Malvar surprised by her double win in Cinemalaya 2018

Aug 14, 2018 - 9:00 AM

Therese is the first to win a Best Supporting Actress award for two different movies in the same category

Photo by Rob Reyes

Xian Lim will direct his first movie for Cinemalaya 2019

Aug 14, 2018 - 7:15 AM

Xian's movie 'Tabon' is part of the 2019 lineup

IN PHOTOS: 2018 Cinemalaya awards night

Aug 13, 2018 - 11:19 AM

Eddie Garcia wins his third best actor, plus Therese Malvar wins Best Supporting Actress for two roles

FULL LIST: Winners, Cinemalaya 2018

Aug 12, 2018 - 10:20 PM

'Kung Paano Hinihintay Ang Dapithapon' is this year's Best Picture for the full-length film category

Movie reviews: All 10 films at the 2018 Cinemalaya Film Festival

Aug 11, 2018 - 11:17 AM

Movie critic Oggs Cruz gives his take on this year's Cinemalaya films

'Citizen Jake' pulled out from Cinemalaya 2018 lineup

Aug 06, 2018 - 10:29 AM

The producers of the movie did not give a reason for the pullout

IN PHOTOS: Cinemalaya 2018 opens at CCP with 'BuyBust'

Aug 04, 2018 - 11:33 AM

Anne Curtis and the rest of the movie's cast make an appearance at the festival opening

Photo by Alexa Villano/Rappler

Why Ogie Alcasid produced, starred in Cinemalaya entry 'Kuya Wes'

Jul 31, 2018 - 8:00 AM

The movie serves as Ogie's return to movies and his first as a producer

'BuyBust' to kick off Cinemalaya 2018

Jul 21, 2018 - 2:45 PM

Viewers can watch the Anne Curtis starrer for free at the festival's opening event

BUYBUST. Anne Curtis stars in the film as a rookie narcotics officer. File photo from the 'BuyBust' press conference by Rob Reyes/Rappler

WATCH: Eddie Garcia is cold-blooded torturer in ‘ML’ first trailer

Jul 14, 2018 - 11:54 AM

The film is set to compete at Cinemalaya 2018

EDDIE GARCIA. The veteran actor stars in 'ML' as a retired colonel who tortures teenagers. Screenshot from Facebook.com/MLFilm2018

Glaiza de Castro shows off singing prowess in Cinemalaya flick 'Liway'

Jul 11, 2018 - 9:31 PM

'Liway' is based on a true story from the Martial Law era

Cinemalaya 2018: The 10 short films

Jul 06, 2018 - 6:47 PM

Which of these Cinemalaya 2018 short films will you watch?

Eddie Garcia returns to Cinemalaya in martial law-themed movie

Jul 05, 2018 - 11:47 AM

The actor plays a colonel in 'ML'

Cinemalaya presscon. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Cinemalaya 2018: The 10 full-length films

Jul 04, 2018 - 7:42 PM

The festival takes place from August 3 to 12

Cinemalaya presscon. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Free Friday? Watch this critically-acclaimed Cinemalaya movie

Aug 31, 2017 - 7:41 PM

Baconaua is a coming of age tale mixed with myth and faith

Photo from Baconaua Facebook page

FULL LIST: Winners, Cinemalaya 2017

Aug 13, 2017 - 9:54 PM

Respeto is named this year s Best Picture

Movie Reviews: All 9 films at the 2017 Cinemalaya Film Festival

Aug 09, 2017 - 8:42 PM

Movie reviewer Oggs Cruz gives his honest take on the Cinemalaya 2017 offerings

ANG PAMILYANG HINDI LUMULUHA. Sharon Cuneta stars in Mes De Guzman's Cinemalaya entry. Photo from Facebook.com/cinemalaya

CCP announces Cinemalaya 2017 finalists

Jul 18, 2017 - 7:55 PM

The independent festival will feature 9 full length movies and 12 short films

CINEMALAYA. Both full-length features and short films will be competing in the annual independent film festival. Photos courtesy of CCP

IN PHOTOS: Cinemalaya 2016 awards night

Aug 15, 2016 - 12:34 AM

Tuos Mercury is Mine and Pamilya Ordinaryo win top awards at the closing of Cinemalaya 2016

'Pamilya Ordinaryo' director Eduardo Roy Jr. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

FULL LIST: Winners, Cinemalaya 2016 awards night

Aug 14, 2016 - 9:25 PM

Check out the full list of winners along with a list of finalists for Cinemalaya 2017

Photo from Facebook/Pamilya Ordinaryo

Winners of the 28th CCP Independent Film and Video named

Aug 12, 2016 - 11:00 AM

Gawad Alternatibo annually cites the best efforts of Pinoy filmmakers in four categories – Animation Experimental Documentary and Short Feature

Movie reviews: All 9 Cinemalaya 2016 full-length films

Aug 07, 2016 - 8:34 PM

In the return of the full length film section of the Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival this 2016 how did these movies fare?

Photos from YouTube/Cinemalaya Foundation Inc, Facebook/Cinemalaya, and cinemalaya.org

WATCH: Edu Manzano, Jun Sabayton in hilarious ad spoofing fantaseryes

Aug 05, 2016 - 12:12 PM

Limampung sequel na tayo naglalaban laban Nakakasawa na exclaims Jun

Screengrab from Facebook/Leo Burnett Manila

Cinemalaya Campus tackles film technology at CCP

Aug 04, 2016 - 8:36 PM

PRESS RELEASE: The Cinemalaya Campus is a part of the Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival and Competition

Cinemalaya 2016: 9 entries, what to watch

Jul 20, 2016 - 5:04 PM

The full length films category has been reinstated with a lineup of 9 films for your entertainment

Photos from YouTube/Cinemalaya Foundation Inc; Facebook/Cinemalaya

SHORT FILM: Where's Grandpa Mê?

Feb 08, 2016 - 4:54 PM

How do you explain a loved one s death to a child?

FULL LIST: Winners, Cinemalaya Awards Night 2015

Aug 15, 2015 - 7:23 PM

See who took home prizes at the closing event of this year s Cinemalaya Film Festival

WINNERS. The winners of of Cinemalaya 2015. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler/Rappler

Piolo Pascual on dating life, finding Miss Right

Aug 09, 2015 - 5:15 PM

Piolo also talks about co starring with Rhian Ramos in Silong

Lineup: Short films competing at Cinemalaya film festival 2015

Jul 17, 2015 - 4:56 PM

Read about the lineup at this year s film fest This year only the short films will be in competition

Cinemalaya Institute opens at College of St Benilde

Jun 05, 2015 - 8:05 PM

The program offers education training and accreditation of practitioners in key aspects of film production

Cinemalaya announces 10 finalists in short film category

May 12, 2015 - 6:05 PM

The film festival is scheduled this August

Kidlat Tahimik protests Cinemalaya scrapping of New Breed category

Apr 06, 2015 - 12:08 PM

He is returning his Gawad Balanghay award to urge the decision makers to rethink their policies

File photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

20 great PH movies of 2014

Dec 31, 2014 - 5:48 PM

Our movie reviewers team up to bring you a list of the year s notable movies – from romcoms to satires to dramas

Catch Cinemalaya X films in DLSU

Sep 25, 2014 - 3:54 AM

Freedom Film Festival 2014 screens at the William Shaw Little Theater at De La Salle University from Sept 25 to Oct 10

Schedule: Cinemalaya X movies to be shown at UP Film Center

Aug 26, 2014 - 3:30 PM

‘Hari ng Tondo ’ ‘Bwaya ’ are some of the selected movies to be shown at the UP Film Center this year

Recap in photos: Cinemalaya 2014 Awards Night

Aug 11, 2014 - 3:32 PM

Nora Aunor s big victory the uploading controversy addressed stars and filmmakers react to their wins

Cheers, standing ovation as Nora Aunor wins Best Actress for ‘Hustisya’

Aug 11, 2014 - 11:59 AM

The actress thanked fans and supporters promising that she will continue to make films as long as there s an audience

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

FULL LIST: Winners, Cinemalaya Awards Night 2014

Aug 10, 2014 - 10:18 PM

It was a star studded evening at the CCP this year Check to see who took home this year s prizes at the closing event of this year s Cinemalaya Film Festival

Cinemalaya movies uploaded online, filmmakers livid

Aug 10, 2014 - 2:03 AM

Filmmakers and critics are livid over the unauthorized upload of Cinemalaya films on YouTube

NETFLIX-ED? Here is a screengrab of Cinemalaya's official site prior to its takedown

Movie reviews: All 10 Cinemalaya 'New Breed' 2014 films

Aug 08, 2014 - 5:50 PM

A dangerous croc rowdy millennials the chaotic world of underground street fighting – all of these and more figure in this year s Cinemalaya lineup New Breed category