Films You Can Watch During the Lockdown

Still from "That Thing Called Tadhana" (2015) At the height of the NCOV-19 pandemic, community lockdowns were set in place to discourage public gatherings which include the cancellation of film screenings and theater events. As a result, people have used this time to get back to their their list of readings and to-watch done in…

From the Female-Gaze: A Review of Malamaya

Review by Paulo Vargas; Photos from Cinemalaya Malamaya is the story of 45-year-old Nora (Sunshine Cruz), an established mixed media artist with a sharp tongue and steadfast principles. One day, she meets Migs (Enzo Pineda), a 30-year-old amateur photographer, in an art gallery. He makes advances at her, and after a bit of courting and…