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Feb 09
FDCP, FAP SEAL JOINT EFFORTS FOR FILM DEVELOPMENT by fapweb  |  Posted in Articles  |  on Thu, Feb 9, 2017

The Film Development Council of the Philippines and the Film Academy of the Philippines agreed to link hands and efforts to push needed reforms in upgrading local cinema. This happened in a very opportune time inasmuch as the centennial of Philippine cinema looms in the year 2019. Last Friday, Feb. 3, a delegation of officers [...]

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Feb 09
NEW ACTORS’ GUILD OFFICERS by fapweb  |  Posted in Articles  |  on Thu, Feb 9, 2017

The Actors’ Guild of the Philippines Incorporated (Katipunan ng mga Artistang Pilipino sa Pelikula at Telebisyon, Inc.) has a new set of officers for the year 2017, led by the guild’s first ever woman president in the person of singer-actress Imelda Papin. In his report to the first board of governors meeting of the Film [...]

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Feb 09
NEW SGP BOARD OF DIRECTORS ELECTED by fapweb  |  Posted in Articles  |  on Thu, Feb 9, 2017

The Screenwriters Guild of the Philippines has elected its new officers who will serve starting this new year. The election was held during the guild’s Christmas party last December. Nine were elected as board directors and they later elected among themselves the officers who will steer the guild for the next term which begins in [...]

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Feb 09
FINAL NOMINEES FOR OSCAR’S FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM CATEGORY by fapweb  |  Posted in Articles  |  on Thu, Feb 9, 2017

The Philippine entry for this year’s Oscar best foreign language film category once again missed out as the final five nominees were selected last January. The final nominees are: –Australia’s Tanna, directed by Martin Butler and Bentley Dean –Denmark’s Land of Mine, directed by Martin Zandvliet –Germany’s Toni Erdmann, directed by Maren Ade –Iran’s The [...]

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