“Lakbayan” is Sinag Maynila 2019’s Opening Film

The “journey” comes full circle. After a fruitful international run, Lakbayan, the collaborative opus by reknowned Filipino auteurs Brillante Mendoza, Lav Diaz, and Kidlat Tahimik, will open this year’s Sinag Maynila Film Festival. The 3-part omnibus will be shown as part of the 2019 Opening Ceremonies on Wednesday, April 3, 7:30PM at The Podium… Continue reading

GALLERY: 2019 Grand Press Conference

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Veteran and neophyte filmmakers converged at Atrium 2 of The Podium last March 7, as Sinag Maynila revealed the finalists for all categories for 2019. Present at the event were festival co-founder and award-winning director Brillante Mendoza, Millie Dizon, SM SVP for Marketing and Communications, and Fiona Faulkner, Environmental Officer for… Continue reading