Instituto Cervantes invites to discover the work of four Contemporary Spanish Filmmakers

Text and photos courtesy by Instituto Cervantes de Manila This April, Instituto Cervantes de Manila will screen online the work of four contemporary Spanish filmmakers. The film series “Del corto al largo” will be streaming two works (a short and a feature film) by each of the selected filmmakers: directors, Álex Montoya, Belén Macías and Juanjo…

Quincentennial Anniversary: The Spanish training ship Juan Sebastián Elcano arrives to the Philippines

Photo courtesy by pna.gov.ph Text by Embassy of Spain in the Philippines 500 years today, on this very date and place, the Spanish expedition commanded by Magallanes and Elcano, arrived in the Philippines. To mark this historical event, the Spanish Navy training ship Juan Sebastián Elcano has arrived today to the shores of Samar. Aerial…

Rejoin – Rebrush – Refresh

Text and photos by Oliver Phil Quingco, Magkaisa Creative Space REJOIN – REBRUSH – REFRESH On-the-Spot Painting Session of Magkaisa Creative Space Our first On-the-Spot art workshop 2021 was with the acclaimed Master Watercolourist Rafael Popoy Cusi at the helm under Magkaisa Creative Space Inc. It was our first get together after the lockdown one…

Instituto Cervantes celebrates Women’s Month with film series of pioneer Spanish female filmmakers

Text and photos courtesy by Instituto Cervantes de Manila This March, Instituto Cervantes de Manila celebrates Women’s Month by presenting the online film cycle “Pioneras”, a tribute to the first Spanish female filmmakers. The films will be shown through the Instituto Cervantes channel on the Vimeo platform (vimeo.com/institutocervantes) and will be freely accessible for 48…