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

“Reflections” is Sinag Maynila 2017’s Opening Film

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After a successful run at the 29th Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) held last year, The Asian Three-Fold Mirror 2016: Reflections series will serve as the official opening film of this year’s Sinag Maynila Independent Film Festival. This co-production by TIFF and the Japan Foundation Asia Center is a triptych of compelling stories set … Continue reading

Sinag Maynila 2017 Full Festival Schedule

Only one week left before we kick off this year’s Sinag Maynila Independent Film Festival! Here are the complete festival details for each cinema: We’d like to thank our venue partners, SM Megamall, SM North EDSA, Glorietta, and Gateway, for making this all possible! Sinag Maynila 2017 is brought to you … Continue reading