When it comes to short animated films, one of the first things that come to mind is Pixar. As many moviegoers already know, the animation studio is famous for adding 20-minute (or less) “shorts” before the actual movie. However, what many of us aren’t necessarily familiar with those short flicks previewed in other international festivals […]
Ever wanted to see yourself reimagined as a Pixar film character? You can commission someone to do it now. Lance Phan is an artist who creates Pixar-like portraits based on photos sent to him by people. Scrolling through his feed, you get the feeling that you’re seeing stills from animated movies. “This is so much […]
It was my first time to participate in the Cinemalaya Film Festival. I was rather clueless about what to expect from it and was thinking I’d probably get bored. But I found it fascinating that my initial taste of it was through this dramatic indie film, Tuos, directed by the award-winning Filipino documentary producer and […]
MANILA, Philippines – Just as Filipinos enjoyed watching cartoons, such as, Finding Nemo, Up, and Inside Out, movie goers in the Philippines are awed and amazed at the sleek visual effects in Gravity, Inception, and Batman Returns. Other than being box-office successes, these movies brought honor to Fil-Aus talent, Duncan Ransom. Duncan Ransom, An Oscars-Award Winning […]
From September 18 to 20 at the World Trade Center Metro Manila, world-renowned artists, comic book creators, celebrities, and cosplayers will converge at AsiaPOP Comicon, an international pop culture convention themed around comic books, film, toys, animation, games, and all the other cool things modern pop culture is made of.
“The Good Dinosaur” asks the question: What if the asteroid that forever changed life on Earth missed the planet completely and giant dinosaurs never became extinct?
“The Lion King” is one of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ first hand-drawn 2D animated classic to be revamped with the latest 3D technology. Filmmakers decided to bring the classic back to the big screen and into fans’ homes in a whole new way, immersing audiences into the world of the Pride Lands. “The 3D aspect […]