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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
'Pamana ni Lola' tells the story of Alissa, a teenager who is slowly discovering what it means to grow up in their household
Pokwang hits cinemas for early pullout of 'Mindanao,' 'Culion': 'Huwag naman tayo puro sa pera lang'
Films like 'Culion' and 'Mindanao' have apparently been pulled out of some cinemas over low ticket sales
The day after winning all major MMFF 2019 awards, only 38 cinemas nationwide screened the movie
The actress picks up her second award for the film 'Mindanao'
In the film, Judy Ann plays a Muslim mother who cares for a cancer-stricken daughter
The film is the only horror entry in the 2019 Metro Manila Film Festival
The film stars Vice and Anne Curtis in their first movie team-up
Both fans and stars endure the afternoon heat for the Metro Manila Film Festival's annual opening spectacle
Coco stuns in his orange-and-pink drag look!
The stars say hi before their films premiere at the Metro Manila Film Festival
The comedian rides a bike to the annual parade – straight from the Sunday variety show ASAP
The two local acts will be performing in Orange County, California for the 'Overpass Music Festival,' headlined by Jhene Aiko
Bibidang muli ang 8 pelikulang Pinoy dahil Metro Manila Film Festival na naman!
The film premieres as part of the Metro Manila Film Festival on December 25
Kai Alcala and Nano Capacite may look like ordinary kids but they are showing spectators at the Surf in the City Festival in Borongan, Eastern Samar, a glimpse of the future of Philippine surfing
The film is part of the 2019 Metro Manila Film Festival
The singer is scheduled to perform at the festival on June 28, 2020
Vic Sotto says MMFF entry 'Mission Unstapabol: The Don Identity' 'definitely different' from past movies
'Gusto ko naman kasi paglabas nila ng sinehan may mga ngiti sa kanilang mga mukha,' Vic says