Thursday, October 27, 2011

Cinema One Originals 2011: Di Ingon Nato (Not Like Us)

“Not like us” or “Di Ingun na’to” is the story of far–flung villagers in a Cebu boondock and how they respond to a zombie infestation. Armed with their old age beliefs and practices, the narrative is a fresh take on the zombie genre and boondock sensibilities. Starring Rex Cortez and Mercedes Cabral under the direction of Ivan Zaldarriaga and Brandon Relucio.

Sunday, October 23, 2011

Cinema One Originals 2011: Anatomiya ng Korupsyon Teaser

Teaser for the film ANATOMIYA NG KORUPSIYON, finalist in the 2011 Cinema One Originals, starring Maricar Reyes and Sid Lucero. Adapted from the play by Malou Leviste Jacob, directed by Dennis N. Marasigan

Friday, October 21, 2011

Cinema One Originals 2011: 6 Degrees of Separation from Lilia Cuntapay

We often see her in horror movies as the ultimate old white lady. She is also called as the 'Dakilang Extra of Philippine Movies'. Take a glimpse at the daily life of Lilia Cuntapay through the upcoming Cinema One Originals 2011 entry 'The 6 Degrees of Separation from Lilia Cuntapay, the very first lead role of the movie extra. Interviews and snippets from her past films are expected to be viewed in this docu-film under the direction of Antoinette Jadaone.

Cinema One Originals 2011: Ka Oryang

Alessandra de Rossi plays the role of Gregoria dela Cruz a.k.a. Ka Oryang in the upcoming Cinema One Originals 2011 entry 'Ka Oryang'. It is a story of a young woman that witnesses the beginnings of a revolution during Martial Law. The movie is directed by Sari Lluch Dalena. Other cast members include Joem Bascon, Emilio Garcia and Che Ramos.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Cinema One Originals 2011: Cartas de la Soledad - Teaser

Rashid Ali returns to his Maguindanao hometown after studying and working for more than 25 years in Barcelona, Spain. Idealistic, he dreams of using what he learned in Europe to improve the lives of his people. But nothing has changed since he left. Politicians remain corrupt, poverty is widespread, his people desperate.

Frustrated, Rashid retreats to a decrepit family house far away from town with Racma the housemaid as his only companion. Their only connection to the world is Andal the family servant who delivers their weekly rations and Anuk the postman. In seclusion Rashid writes to himself detailing the affairs of his day, combining his own experience and his opinion of the radio news everyday. These letters -written in Spanish— serve as Rashid’s memories, and his remaining connection to the Barcelona of his youth. The act of writing becomes a refuge until an imminent war threatens the serenity.

Friday, October 14, 2011

Cinema One Originals 2011: My Paranormal Romance Teaser

Here's the teaser trailer of the upcoming Cinema One Originals entry 'My Paranormal Romance' under the direction of Victor Villanueva. It is a romance-comedy film shot in Cebu. The cast members include Phoebe Kaye Fernandez, Publio Brioness III, Van Roxas and Paul Jake Castillo.

Monday, October 10, 2011

Saving Sally Trailer

Here's the trailer of the movie 'Saving Sally', a Filipino independent feature film starring Rhian Ramos (as Sally), TJ Trinidad and Enzo Marcos. The movie was originally topbilled by Anna Larrucea, but she backed out due to undisclosed reasons. Rhian Ramos shot some scenes for this film in late 2009. However, the people behind this movie project needs more help! Check out for more details.

Babang Luksa Official Trailer

Precious Lara Quigaman and Angelika dela Cruz topbills the upcoming indie horror film 'Babang Luksa'. This is the first feature directorial job of Yuan Santiago set to be shown on October 26 in selected theaters. Also starring Luis Alandy, Ces Quesada, Roselle Nava, Joy Viado and Helga Kraft.