Ricky Lee to hold masterclass in scriptwriting

Mr. Ricardo “Ricky” Lee, the 2015 UP Gawad Plaridel recipient for film, will conduct the first UP Gawad Plaridel Masterclass (GP Masterclass) on Scriptwriting on September 12, 19, and 26, 2015. A maximum of 30 participants will be granted fellowship by the UP College of Mass Communication for a chance to learn scriptwriting techniques and […]


Cinemalaya Institute announces three courses for June and July

Cinemalaya proudly announces the courses to be held on June and July.

Introduction to Producing
June 1-25, 2015 
9:30am-12:30pm, Mondays/Thursdays
John Paul Su, Instructor

Participants learn fundamental skills and procedures used in managing the making of a film including crew structure and the collaborative responsibilities of crew members, legal issues regarding agreements, rights, copyright and trademark clearances, insurance, location permits, talent agreements, scheduling, budgeting, transportation, crew deals and supplier agreements. Particular attention will be put on professional practice concerning the structure of the workday, shooting hours, turnaround time and safety issues that are the mutual responsibility of the producer, director and assistant director (AD). 
Course Fee: Php25,000


Film Scriptwriting masterclass to be taught by award-winning director

At Top Peg Institute of Animation and Design, we believe that learning Film Scriptwriting is essential and basic for any artist. It would give our students and the attendees a broader outlook on ideas and give them a better aim for what outcomes they might like. Given a chance to learn something so creative would […]


SALIGSIG SINE: a call for submission

Sarong Pangapodan sa Pag-ako nin Iskrip sa Halipot Dula Pampelikula asin Halipot na Pelikula

Haloy nang nagsusurat asin nagproprodusir nin mga halipot na pelikula nin sarasadiri o independyente an mga Bikolano. Mantang nagdadakol an nagkakainteres sa genre nin panurat na ini, dai natatawan nin dalan na maipahiling ini asin mapahalagahan kan dakulang bilang nin paradalan. Huli kaini, katuyohan kan Apolonio B. Sto. Tomas Foundation Inc. na mapabutwa an mga nakataragong obra asin mamidbidan an mga parasurat kaini na kadaklan yaon sa gilid kan sosyodad. Siring man, an aktibidad, makakataong dalan tanganing maidokumento an marahayrahay na mga iskrip partikular sa halipot na dula pampelikula asin maipahiling sa dakol na paradalan an marahayrahay na halipot na pelikulang Bikolnon na igwa kita.


Win P200,000 in the FDCP scriptwriting contest

The Film Development Council of the Philippines calls for entries to its nationwide scriptwriting contest in connection with Sineng Pambansa National Film Festival for June 2014. The festival focuses on ‘genre’ filmmaking with 12 entries exploring the possibilities of an entire spectrum of cinematic types with vast domestic and global appeal. The genres included are […]


Cinemanila and British Council bring The Script Factory to Manila

Cinemanila and the British Council proudly offer to Southeast Asia, for the first time, the opportunity to participate in the pioneering and world-renowned script development workshop run by UK’s The Script Factory on 27 – 29 September at The Picasso in Makati City. The intensive film and television drama is especially designed to hone the skills and talents […]


Sumali sa libreng pantas-aral sa pagsulat/paggawa ng pelikula sa Quezon City

Hilig mo ba ang magsalaysay ng mga bagay – bagay o di kaya naman, may mga kuwentong nais maisulat, mahubog at mapaunlad habang naghahanap ng makabagong kaalaman upang mailarawan at maibahagi ito sa isang masining at nakawiwiling paraan? Ano pang hinihintay ninyo? Tara, makibahagi na! Sulitin ang pagkakataon at gawing makabuluhan ang mga nalalabing araw ng tag- araw. Halina’t matuto […]


Write, rewrite, and shoot your visual stories in a summer film workshop

Yes we do admit, we all love stories. When was the last time you’ve written a good one much more be able to shoot it in video? What drove you to that point of creation? What inspired you? Who and what were the reasons why you wanted to have it on video?  Answering these questions […]


UP Film Institute to hold workshops for scriptwriting, etc., this summer

The UP Film Institute will be holding summer workshops, including intermediate scriptwriting-found stories with Armando “Bing” Lao and basic scriptwriting with Raz dela Torre. Take the next step with multi-awarded screenwriter and script consultant Bing Lao, whose works include Brillante Mendoza’s KINATAY, Jeffrey Jeturian’s TUHOG and Chito Rono’s ITANONG MO SA BUWAN. See below for more details and schedules: […]