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What is Guerrilla Filmmaking?
Tuesday September 15, 2015
A guerrilla filmmaker according to director Robert Rodriguez is a rebel without a crew....
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Ano Man Talaga Uy?! What Language to use in Davao Films
Tuesday June 30, 2015
In this short teaser film by Davao's very own comic film genius Shmek'm, they parody our beloved lingua franca in their own version of the blockbuster film "English Only Please" turning it into "Davao Tagalog Only...
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FilminDavao’s Exclusive Interview with Viva Entertainment
Sunday June 14, 2015
FilminDavao's Editor in Chief Jill Palarca had an exclusive interview with Valerie del Rosario, VP for Viva Digital on supporting Davao filmmakers and online...
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Pacquiao: The War Inside and Outside the Ring
Thursday April 30, 2015
There’s a short film currently making the rounds on YouTube and it’s entitled “Pacquiao”. No it’s not another bio-pic. It’s not a documentary on Pacquiao’s preparation. In fact, you won’t even see a glimpse of the Pambansang Kamao in the...
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Dabawenyo Filmmakers direct Music Video for Palarong Pambansa 2015
Sunday April 12, 2015
The Palarong Pambansa 2015 has just released its official promotional video and it’s nothing short of the stunning scenery and spirited energy that one can only find in Davao del Norte – the venue for this year’s games. The theme...
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Ambo Mesias… Actor Anonymous
Thursday April 2, 2015
If you’ve been avidly surveying the movies at the Mindanao Film Festival for the past years, then it’s hard not to recognize him – yeah, that guy with the hard-to-miss burly built and full beard. You might not remember his...
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CJ Liamzon… Pitch-Perfect with Sintunado
Wednesday April 1, 2015
He came in for the interview wearing only a simple black shirt and a pair of city shorts. Nobody in the café would have known by first glance that this guy with the hesitant smile and shy façade swept the...
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Jay Rosas… Bridging the Gap in Film Literacy
Monday March 30, 2015
How much damage can a critic do? We’ve seen well enough in the film Ratatouille how the snarky Anton Ego burned Gusteau’s restaurant to the ground with his snarky review. Film is pretty much like food. A director is like...
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Peter Philip Lat… Conversations with a Cineaste
Monday March 30, 2015
The elevator stopped with a ping and we walked through the familiar corridor of Legaspi Suites towards what is probably the most recognized room in the whole Metro Davao – Room 300. Wearing his usual tennis shirt, signature Sperrys, and...
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Film Review: Sonata Maria
Wednesday March 25, 2015
Ramon and Maria are erstwhile bandmates, one day their former bandmate Eric is set to return home from Manila, the three agree to meet up at the local carnival (karnabal). During the meet-up Eric’s homecoming is delayed, leaving Ramon and...
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EVENTS + NOW SHOWING
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11th Mindanao Film Festival Screening Schedule
This year's ticket price is set at 135.00 per block. Proceeds of the ticket sales go to the...

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Salamindanaw 2015 Screens in GenSan and Cotabato
The 3rd SalaMindanaw International Film Festival opened last November 18 and will run until December 2, 2015 in Cotabato and...

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Davao Ngilngig Films for Halloween 2015
A total of 19 horror films from Manila, Cebu, Cagayan de Oro, Iligan, Samar, and Davao City will be screened...

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Horror Showcase at Davao Ngilngig Films 2015
Now on its 2nd year, Davao Ngilngig Films 2015 will be screening on OCT 30 - NOV 2 at the...

NABIFILMEX invitation
NABIFILMEX 3 to screen 24 films from Luz-Vi-Min
NABIFILMEX 3 is happening on September 16 to 19, 2015 at the Municipal Plaza,...


NEWS
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MFF Onse Concludes with Encore Screening of Winners
Tuesday December 15, 2015
Check out the video montage of all the featured short films in the 11th Mindanao Film...

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PAKOT tops winners of the 11th Mindanao Film Festival
Monday December 14, 2015
Catch these award-winning films again during the encore screening on December 15, 5:30 pm at Gaisano Mall Cinema...

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Guerrilla Workshop Films are big contenders in 11th MFF!
Tuesday December 8, 2015
This year's workshop films have big chances to win the grand prize. The stories are well-written and the technical quality...

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Short film about Duterte’s “pare” screened in Paris film fest
Thursday December 3, 2015
A short documentary film about Mayor Rodrigo Duterte’s “pare” (friend) was screened in Paris,...

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Mindanao Film Festival presents films from the provinces
Monday November 30, 2015
Short films from Davao City, Davao del Norte, and Comval will take the spotlight during the 11th Mindanao Film...