The Bounty Hunter: Putting Action in the Comedy The Bounty Hunter began as a friendly over-the-fence chat between neighbors: In between the producer Neal H. Moritz (Cruel Intentions, Click, Stealth) and director Andy Tennant (Fool's Gold, Hitch, Ever After, Anna and the King). Read More
How to Make Keychains Out of Old Film Prints Those who have family members or friends who are filmmakers, people who work in film theaters and older film laboratories and editing companies could have good access to what is called a film print. Why not make something more creative from it? Read More
Now far from breathing its last breath, Philippine cinema is continuously struggling, reinventing itself – especially in the hands of new directors, mostly working on smaller productions that are now becoming more and more noticed by renowned local and international film festivals and award-giving bodies.
With digital filmmaking already becoming a norm in Philippine cinema, new and independent filmmakers with their fresh quality concepts, eccentricities, and nuances included, are now surfacing – giving the film industry its much-needed boost. Some of them are now also starting to break in to commercial film endeavors that, although the mainstream formula is still being imposed on them, the attempts to go beyond such a box is already apparent on certain aspects of their works. Yet, the local film industry clearly has a number of issues and problems that are needed to be addressed and be provided solutions to in order to make the industry thrive further.
Having been bitten by the film bug, I have realized that
pain is temporary; film is forever. I'm a free-spirited
artist who is in constant search for the ultimate
experience in every place--seeking inspirations for every work...