‘A Very Good Girl’ Opens With Php 10M Gross on Opening Day

A Very Good Girl

Petersen Vargas’ ‘A Very Good Girl’ performed exceptionally well during opening day, grossing ₱10M and over ₱75M come October 6, 2023, recognized as possibly the “biggest Filipino movie of 2023.”. The ABS-CBN Star Cinema’s dark comedy original was released nationwide last September 27, 2023, selling 32,000 tickets in over 250 theatres. It eyes a global […]

Filipino-Ilocano Animated Film is the PH’s Official Entry to Oscars 2024

Filipino-Ilocano Animated Film

The animated Filipino-Ilokano film “Iti Mapukpukaw” (The Missing) is the Philippines’ official bid for the 96th Academy Awards. Officially receiving the title as the nation’s entrant for the Best International Feature Film Category, the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) announced its candidacy during the closing ceremony of the Philippine Film Industry Month at […]

These Filipino Actors Found Awards and Recognition Internationally

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A big knock against the Filipino film industry is that the most talented Filipino actors don’t necessarily get the biggest paychecks or exposure. Sure, we have our own set of award-giving bodies in media: The Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF), Gawad Urian, FAMAS, and so on. But local fame and fortune are usually reserved for […]