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Sunday, March 7, 2021

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Find your light and shine

Jilliean Sioson is a film and TV student from Swinburne University in Melbourne, Australia. She is currently writing and producing a short film called An Ode to My Denim Jacket.  Sioson is a budding screenwriter passionate in writing about the Filipino...

‘Hello Stranger’ the movie now showing worldwide

Hello Stranger, a popular eight-part web series is now a movie.  The series which mostly showed the actors in Zoom calls follows the story of Mico, played by JC Alcantara, a nerdy student and Xavier, played by Tony Labrusca, a...

Mary Ann Van Der Horst wins Best International Artist in International Music Award

Mary Ann Van der Horst is a singer-songwriter who rose to fame after her appearance on X Factor in 2014. She has appeared at several events with regular weekly gigs at various venues across Melbourne. In the last six...

‘Quezon’s Game’ Review: Philippines as sanctuary of refugees

In this modern-day wave of migration of Filipinos abroad including Australia, it is applauding to be cognizant of the Philippines’ history of opening its doors to refugees fleeing war and persecution in their home countries.  The acclaimed historical film Quezon’s...

Survive or Die makes the rounds of international film fests

Feature film Survive or Die with Philippine-born Australian actor Felino Dolloso in one of the lead roles, is having a dream run in the international film festival circuit. Action on Film Festival review says, “Difficult to watch, harder to come to grips with than...

Fil-Aussie Felino Dolloso ready to do a new feature film

Pinoy-born Australian actor FELINO DOLLOSO is scheduled to start a new feature film with Writer/Director Dicky Tanuwidjaya (Adventures of a Happy Homeless Man). This will be the third feature film with Dolloso and Tanuwidjaya have worked on. This time around, it will be...

Young Filo directors shine in Manila film festival

MNL—Two young Filipino-Australian filmmakers from Melbourne won recognition for their films which were selected as part of 2018 Sinag Maynila Film Festival. The festival is headed by Cannes award-winning director Brillante Mendoza and Wilson Tieng of Solar Entertainment. Odin B....

Short film by Filo director and actors showing in Sydney

A short film by award-winning Western Sydney writer/director Vonne Patiag that celebrates Blacktown's Filipino culture through the eyes of a little boy named Justin will be shown on Thursday, 19 April at 7.30pm. This special night is the theatrical premiere...

Pia Wurtzbach and Gerald Anderson team up in “My Perfect You”, showing in Australia from April 5

https://youtu.be/jxVAZqdQjOs In an industry where part of the mainstream audience still yearns for movies that make them feel good with the likelihood of a good ending or what comes close to it, “My Perfect You” disrupts the norm. ABS-CBN Film Productions,...

Filo filmmaker Vonne Patiag launches Tomgirl campaign

Award-winning Filipino-Australian filmmaker Vonne Patiag has launched a community campaign for his latest authentic Western Sydney short film Tomgirl. The writer-director aims to overturn negative stereotypes of Sydney’s West and represent nuanced portrayals of contemporary Australian identities and the intersection...
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Pecks Road glazes the way for Filipino flavour in Australia

In the back kitchen of the Ukrainian community centre, metres away from the liveliness of the Melbourne Market Co,...
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