The film which recently set two Guinness World Records on movie attendance is now in Sydney.
To be screened on January 9 and 10 at Chauvel Cinema in Paddington, the film ‘Felix Manalo’ holds the world record for the largest attendance for a film screening and world record for largest attendance for a film premiere.
Ed’s Notes: We thank the organisers and media team (Mark McGowan and Cat Campbell) of the recently concluded Adelaide Film Festival (15-25 October 2015) for the media accreditation of The Filipino Australian. The film festival was packed with 72 projects and more than 180 films from 51 participating countries which made movie watching, let alone […]
By Norma Hennessy
October is a celluloid spring month in Adelaide. It’s a time that spells magic.
All the markers are there – mesmerizing blue skies, sunshine, parklands breathing life, avian world breaking out into symphonies, fresh morning breeze rubbing against the skin with a whiff of ticklish chill and then there’s the […]
The 62nd Sydney Film Festival on Sunday night awarded Arabian Nights, directed by Miguel Gomes, the prestigious Sydney Film Prize, out of a selection of 12 Official Competition films.
Arabian Nights directed by Miguel Gomes wins the Sydney Film Prize. Arabian Nights is an extraordinary new three-volume film which paints a vivid portrait of a […]
The 62nd Sydney Film Festival formally commenced on Wednesday night at the State Theatre with the World Premiere of Australian film Ruben Guthrie.
A scene at Ruben Guthrie starring Patrick Brammall, Alex Dimitriades, Abbey Lee, Harriet Dyer, Jeremy Sims, Brenton Thwaites, Aaron Bertram, Robyn Nevin and Jack Thompson. Ruben Guthrie is directed by Brendan Cowell, produced […]
SYDNEY FILM Festival organisers announced on Wednesday the 2015 Official Competition panel to judge the 12 titles in the festival’s Official Competition and award the Sydney Film Prize and $60,000 cash to the winner.
Sydney Film Festival 2014 Opening Night, State Theatre. [Photo: SFF]
The Jury President is renowned Australian film producer Liz Watts. The other jury […]
Now in its 62nd year, the Sydney Film Festival will offer Sydneysiders an exciting season of cinema with premieres, red-carpet openings, panel discussions, international guests and a variety of world-class movies.
A scene at Australia’s local production Ruben Guthrie, Brendan Cowell’s directorial debut – starring Patrick Brammall, Alex Dimitriades, Abbey Lee, Robyn Nevin and Jack Thompson. […]
Fil-Aussie artist Mon Coloma added another feather to his cap with the completion of his book “Portraits of Success”. The book was launched on July 26 at Penshurst RSL Club, Penshurst in the southern suburb of Sydney […]
The journey of Croatian-American composer/singer and writer Nenad Bach through war and peace, and rock and roll captured in the documentary/feature film ‘Everything is Forever’ won top awards at the 47th Annual Worldfest-Houston International Film Festival. Bach’s connection with the Filipino Australian community is through his music which he lent to support charity drives for victims of super typhoons in the Philippines […]
Dr. Floro Quibuyen, a distinguished Filipino educator, will be launching the revised second edition of his book, A Nation Aborted: Rizal, American Hegemony and Philippine Nationalism […]