Monthly Archives: September 2015

Heneral Luna: The Propaganda Movement would be proud of this film

Heneral Luna is a powerful film. It has earned praise and applause from those who have watched it. But, It has also earned criticism, at least I saw one, because of its unintended effect of favoring martial rule over democratic … Continue reading

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It is not your usual Romeo and Juliet

Dulaang UP’s take on Romeo and Juliet opened to a full house and this was the matinee. The play was an adaptation of William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. The play was billed as a a multimedia hallucination and indeed it … Continue reading

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For My STS Students: International Film Festival: Eiga Sai and Silent Film Festival 2015

The Silent Film Festival and EIga Sai has and is finishing its run in selected cinemas. The Silent Film Festival at Shang and EIga Sai at Shang and different cinemas around the Philippines. As usual the selecion of films provides … Continue reading

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