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Search for the next UPFI Director

 

This is to announce that nominations are now open for the next UPFI director following the guidelines stipulated under the special nomination process. Nominations can be sent to this address, (email: ledge.online@gmail.com) and the deadline is on June 22, 2012 by 12pm. 

 

Search for the next UPFI Director

 

This is to announce that nominations are now open for the next UPFI director following the guidelines stipulated under the special nomination process. Nominations can be sent to this address, (email: ledge.online@gmail.com) and the deadline is on June 22, 2012 by 12pm. 

 

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.

UP Film Student shines at the Manhattan International Film Festival

UP Film Student Lance Katigbak displays honor and excellence at this year's Manhattan International Film Festival in New York. 

Lance's Film, "Fine Dining" bested 50 other films from around the world in the People's Choice category for best film. 

ABS-CBN's Bandila featured this story on their nightly newscast, which included an interview with Lance, UP Film professor Jill Ramos and a preview of his short film.

Congratulations, Lance. You do CMC, the UPFI and the whole country proud!

Symposium on Philippine Film, in honor of Dr. Nicanor Tiongson

You are all invited to a very special symposium that honors the scholarship and contributions of one of the most prolific scholars of our time. A SYMPOSIUM ON PHILIPPINE FILM: HISTORY AND CRITICISM IN HONOR OF NICANOR G. TIONGSON will be held on January 12 and 13 at the Ateneo de Manila University and the College of Mass Communication, University of the Philippines, Diliman, respectively.

.MOV International, Film, Music & Literature Festival: ZERO DEGREES of SEPARATION FIlm Schedule

CINE ADARNA :

September 2, Friday

1pm, Cine Adarna:
Nikalexis A
Silvershorts 1. JAN PHILIPPE V. CARPIO: Coverage
Premiere 1: HOW TO LIVE IN A GERMAN FEDERAL REPUBLIC - Harun Farocki (Germany, 1hr23mins)

3pm, Cine Adarna:
Nikalexis B
Silvershorts 2. RICHMOND GARCIA: Numbalikdiwa
Premiere 2: OUR BELOVED MONTH OF AUGUST - Miguel Gomes ( Portugal )

September 3, Saturday

MANDELA DAY 2011 in MANILA

Service and outreach to Philippines communities on Mandela Day

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: 

CINEMALAYA goes UP 7

For the seventh consecutive year, the UP CINEASTES’ STUDIO brings the hottest films of the Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival to the University of the Philippines Diliman.


Catch these films at the UP Film Center on JULY 26-29 and AUGUST 2-5, 2011. Don’t miss the chance to meet the directors of these films. Grab the opportunity to ask your most burning questions and hear them share their wisdom on producing movies for Filipino audiences. 

For Reservations: contact 09272990318. Tickets @ P80

Nelson Mandela Day 2011

Chancellor Ceasar Saloma, Chancellor UP Diliman; Her Excellency Agnes Nyamande-Pitso of the Embassy
of South Africa, members of the diplomatic corps; UP officials, faculty, staff, students, guests and
friends,