Statement of the UP Film Institute regarding the CINEMALAYA issue

The UP Film Institute (UPFI) expresses its concern over recent issues
surrounding this year's Cinemalaya competition brought about by
casting disagreements between certain filmmakers and the festival's
key executives.

Cinemalaya NETPAC Films at UPFI's Cine Adarna

The UP Film Institute presents the immediate run for this year's Cinemalaya NETPAC competition films commencing with Wincy Aquino Ong's "San Lazaro" and culminating with the Cinemalaya 7 NETPAC Best Film, "Boundary," by Benito Bautista. The  showcase complements the remaining screenings for Cinemalaya Goes UP mainly devoted to New Breed Shorts and the Directors' Showcase this coming week. Schedule of concerned screenings all at the Cine Adarna of the UPFI Film Center is as follows: