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Some 340 films from all 4 corners of the globe will be showcased, with 18 competing for the prestigious 'Golden Bear' prize
The festival is pushing through despite several acts canceling their appearance
PRESS RELEASE: The 10 best short features will be announced on May 12 and will be screened at the Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival in August
All towns in the Cordillera region have scrapped their festivals to avoid crowds, where the virus can easily spread
Coffee lovers, save the date – the Manila Coffee Festival is happening from March 13 to 15!
Governor Al Francis Bichara also creates a task force to prepare Albay from a possible 2019-nCoV outbreak
Crab cake, beef ribs, and lechon baka pasta make up this year's feast
(3rd UPDATE) The Sunday openings of Session Road are also suspended for now
This year's Dinagyang Festival spices things up by giving the audience a 360-degree view of the performances during the Ati Tribe dance competition
Some of them wearing surgical masks, overseas Filipinos join the 6th Sinulog in Singapore and pray for safety from the deadly Wuhan virus
‘The film takes place in the Philippines but its central conflict, as you may imagine, reverberates far beyond that country’s border’
‘The tech platforms are saying ‘We don’t know what to do, or we're doing our best,’ but it's not enough,’ says Maria Ressa
'The divine Santo Niño has brought a lot of blessings into my life over the years. That’s why I have to give back tenfold, as thanksgiving for all the graces I’ve received,' says Emma Galindez-Zapanta
The Netflix documentary traces the career of the 30-year-old singer, from her beginnings in country music to international stardom
PRESS RELEASE: The festival serves to raise awareness on the significance of this pivotal chapter during the turbulent Marcos regime especially on issues concerning human rights
Coco, Gong Cha, Tiger Sugar, and more – find your favorite milk tea brands in one place until January 31!
Dance legends the Sinanduloy Cultural Troupe wins two top prizes in the 2020 Sinulog Festival, taking home at least P2 million
In a rare show of activism, the Pakol Festival perform a routine that showed the violence farmers experience in Negros Island
Among the thousands who honored the Holy Child during the Fiesta Señor in Cebu City is a mother, whose faith has remained immovable despite losing her children in tokhang operations
The festival kicked off in December 2019 but due to popular demand and support from the local government, it has been extended until January 24, 2020
Monika Afable of Borongan City, Eastern Samar, also brings home a number of corporate awards
Whether it's a pool party or a music festival, here's a list of parties you can let loose in during Sinulog weekend
Despite a previous announcement that cellular signal would not be shut down, local police request that these be switched off during Sinulog due to the attendance of President Rodrigo Duterte
Actress Cate Blanchett will preside over the prestigious film festival's jury this September, two years after she headed Cannes in 2018
Joining Sinulog 2020? Here's a rundown of must-dos when on a pilgrimage to Cebu City’s Basilica Minore del Santo Niño
The announcement allays the concerns of media groups who learned of the exclusive broadcast contract between MyTv and the Sinulog Foundation
The festival celebrates the 10th anniversary of the Fliptop rap battle league
Cebu Governor Gwen Garcia and Cebu City Mayor Edgar Labella, together with provincial board members, are dancing on the last day of Sinulog
Beatrice Luigi Gomez succeeds Steffi Aberasturi as the new titleholder
The 'BlacKkKlansman' director is the first person of black African descent to preside at the world's biggest film festival
Catch Rend Collective, Citipointe Live, IV of Spades, The Ransom Collective, Leanne and Naara, and more
Check out the full list of winners here!
People are discouraged from bringing backpacks into the Basilica Minore del Santo Niño de Cebu. Only small and transparent bags will be allowed inside.
Under the conditions set by the city government, street parties can only be held outside the 100-meter zone of the parade route, and requires a special permit
The Sinulog Festival kicks off its 40th annual celebration in Cebu City
Sinulog season is also pageant season in Cebu!
Aga Muhlach's 'Miracle in Cell No 7' made the most in the box office during the festival
The Central Visayas Police Regional Office asks Camp Crame's permission to ban firearms in Metro Cebu during the weeklong Sinulog festivities
Mayor Edgar Labella says keeping the signal on would help authorities – as well as families – stay connected but a shutdown may happen if police discover a threat
'Believe it or not, 'Mission Unstapabol' is a refreshing effort from Tuviera, Sotto and their usual team.'
'3Pol Trobol' peddles the most obsolete of ideals
'The localization makes not just its charms but also its tragedy more profound'
Here's a quick guide to reviews of all the MMFF 2019 films. Which one are you watching?
There is nothing discreet about 'The Mall, the Merrier'
The film sounds good on paper but fails to register fully