Watch the premiere of the #TechTalesYouth: Films about Digital Rights in the Asia-Pacific on December 7 (Thursday) from 2pm-5pm at the UPFI Film Center. Produced by EngageMedia, seven short films created by young and talented filmmakers from Thailand and the Philippines feature stories on digital labour, new money and platform accountability, access to the […]

  With support from The UNESCO Memory of the World (PH), a new movement to recognize cinema as the world鈥檚 documentary heritage needing protection and preservation is launched with the nationwide advocacy to use cinema for education. The Pedagogical Cinema kicks off with a launching program featuring Nick Deocampo鈥檚 鈥淭he Saga of Philippine Cinema.鈥 Believing […]

  [Public Lecture] Korean Cinema: Art and Industry Date: 4 December 2023 MONDAY Time: 9am – 12pm (GMT+8) Venue: Zoom & YouTube Live Streaming Registration Link: UPKRC together with UP Center for International Studies is organizing a public lecture to learn about and discuss Korean cinema! Don’t miss a chance to meet our speaker […]

  Thirteen theater artists took the challenge to record their daily lives by making video diaries and conversations during the pandemic lockdown. Despite how bleak the pandemic was, it brought them to listen to their bodies, minds and hearts. Avic Ilagan’s documentary Lockdown Diaries: COVID-19 will screen for free at the UPFI Film Center on […]

FREE SCREENING One of the largest in the world, the Filipino Diaspora is a complex phenomenon of a people spread-out in the world seeking opportunities and opening new ways of seeing both the outside world and the land they came from. Don’t miss the chance to watch Kung Saan Man Tayo (2021) and Naglalakbay (2022) […]