Sang Woo Lee’s “Walking Street” (2016) to close Sinag Maynila 2017

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Walking Street (2016) by Sang-Woo Lee will be screened on Sunday, March 12, 7:00pm in SM Aura Premier Cinema 1, as part of the Sinag Maynila 2017 closing festivities. It tells the gripping story of two brothers who relocate to Pattaya, Thailand and find themselves embroiled in a love triangle with a Korean prostitute. The film … Continue reading

Sinag Maynila 2017 Opening Ceremonies

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Sinag Maynila 2017 continued its opening festivities with an intimate afternoon gala at the Sky Park of SM Aura Premier in Taguig. In attendance were representatives of the nominated films, executives from Solar Entertainment Corporation, and members of the Japan Foundation. The event was hosted by reporter and former beauty queen Patricia … Continue reading

Direk Brillante Mendoza Conducts Free Film Appreciation Workshop

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This year’s Sinag Maynila Independent Film Festival commenced with a free screening of Brillante Mendoza‘s award-winning film, Ma’ Rosa, held in SM Megamall Cinema 5. More than a hundred film students and enthusiasts attended the event and received the masterpiece with thunderous applause. The screening was followed by a 20-minute documentary on the making of Ma’ … Continue reading