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Monday, March 10, 2008

18th International Women’s Film Festival/Forums/Concerts

Bilang pagsaludo sa mga kababaihan ay inaanyayahan ko po kayo na makiisa sa pagdiriwang ng 18th International Women’s Month sa pamamagitan ng pakikilahok at pakikiisa sa Film Festival/Forums/Concerts na inilaan para sa ating lahat.

Salamat kay Ma'am Beth Roxas ng Environmental Broadcast Circle para sa detalyeng ito.

18th International Women’s Film Festival/Forums/Concerts
“Wandering Wondering Wonderful Women”
10-13 March 2008, UP Film Institute
Magsaysay and Osmena Avenues, UP Campus Diliman, Quezon City

FESTIVAL OPENING NIGHT, 10 March 2008, 630PM, Cine Adarna – Free Entrance
Opening of the multimedia exhibit by the UP Film Institute women faculty
Special tribute and Diwata Award to Ms. Bella Flores
Inspirational Remarks by Judy Ann Santos and Shahana Abdulwahid


FILM SCREENINGS

“Why Women Count” (from the Broadcasting for Change Network of the TVE), a series of 5 minuter films of women for women and about women from a dozen countries all over the world will be shown in between screenings of full-length films-

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Don't Give Up on Us (2006)
A control freak braves the mountain region to confront the man who may have snatched her brother's fiancée. Director: Joyce Bernal. Starring Judy Ann Santos and Piolo Pascual.
10 March, 3:00 P.M. (Cine Adarna)
Entrance: 50 pesos only

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Be Fruitful and Multiply
Presented by the Embassy of Israel and the University Center for Women's Studies
Ultra-orthodox Jewish women in the United States and Israel contend with life as a continuing cycle of pregnancy, giving birth, nursing and nurturing.

10 March, 5:00 P.M. (forum follows screening) (Cine Adarna)

Free Admission

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One More Chance (2007)
The year's highest-grossing homegrown romance tackles the tale of an engineer and a lady architect who've been sweethearts since college. Their affair heads for the crossroad when she resolves to try her independence. Director: Cathy Garcia-Molina. Starring John Lloyd Cruz and Bea Alonzo.

11 March, 3:00 P.M. (Cine Adarna)

Entrance: 50 pesos only

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Milan (2004)
Love truly works in mysterious ways as a Pinay overseas worker in Italy is drawn to a man searching for his missing wife. Director: Olivia M. Lamasan. Starring Claudine Barretto and Piolo Pascual.

12 March, 3:00 P.M. (Cine Adarna)

Entrance: 50 pesos only

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Love Conquers All
A rural girl in the big city is cheated into prostitution by the very man she falls for. Hailed as world cinema's most celebrated film of late from a woman director! Directed by Tan Chui Mui.

12 March, 7:00 P.M. (Cine Adarna)

Entrance: 100 pesos only

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Dubai (2005)
Pinoy brothers in Dubai fall for the same adorable woman.
Director: Rory B. Quintos. Starring Aga Muhlach, Claudine Barretto and John Lloyd Cruz.

13 March, 2:00 P.M. (Cine Adarna) Entrance: 50 pesos only

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Abadeha: The Filipina Cinderella (2007)
Cinderella gets to be Pinay set to neo-ethnic rock. Winner of Best Feature Film Debut—2007 New York International Independent Film and Video Festival. Director/Producer: Myrna D. dela Paz.

13 March, 5:00 P.M. (Cine Adarna)

Entrance: 130 pesos only

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Care Home (2006)
Superstar Nora Aunor in another dramatic turn as a lonely caregiver in the United States with her own battle against malignant cancer. Director: Suzette Ranillo. Starring Nora Aunor, Gloria Sevilla and Divina Valencia .

13 March, 7:00 P.M. (Cine Adarna)

Entrance: 100 pesos only

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gender –sensitive films
Presented by the Quezon City Gender and Development Resource and Coordinating Office Program: Winners of Metro Manila Film Festival's Most Gender-Sensitive Film Award of the last two years--

Kasal, Kasali, Kasalo (2006) Director: Jose Javier Reyes. Starring Judy Ann Santos and Ryan Agoncillo.

11 March, 5:00 P.M.

(Cine Adarna) Entrance: 50 pesos only

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Desperadas (2008) Director: Joel Lamangan. Starring Ruffa Guiterrez, Rufa Mae Quinto, Iza Calzado and Marian Rivera.

11 March, 7:30 P.M. (Cine Adarna) Entrance: 50 pesos only

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CONCERTS

“Why Women Count” 5 minuter videos will be shown before concert nights.
11 March/ 8:30 P.M.
Ishmael Bernal Gallery entrance is P80

World Music Fusion with Cynthia Alexander
12 March/8:30 P.M.
Ishmael Bernal Gallery, entrance is P80

Folk-World Music Beat by Bayang Barrios
13 March/ 9:00 P.M.
Cinema Lobby and Courtyard, entrance is FREE

Young All-women band Engkantada and Tao Nono Aves with UP Music Bands

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SEMINAR

Film Seminar
Explorations on the dynamic uses of video for advocacy by Surf Reyes 10 March 2008 at 9:00 AM Cine Adarna Theater Fee is P200.00

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FORUMS (All FREE)

Film as a Diasporic Experience, 11 March 2008 at 1PM, Videotheque
Forum with Screening by Democratic Socialist Women of the Philippines , 11 March 2008, 10AM Cine Adarna

Conversations with Women Filmmakers, 12 March 2008, 1PM, Cine Adarna
Forum with Screenings by the Center for Community Journalism and Development, 12 March 2008, 10AM Cine Adarna

Being Here and Becoming there: the Diasporic Nomadic Woman, 13 March 2008, 1PM, Videotheque

Discussion with Screening of “Jessica: Saudi Slave” by the IAWRT Philippines , 13 March 2008, 3PM, Bernal Gallery


PARTNERS: UP Film Institute, University Student Council-UP Diliman, Quezon City Gender and Development Office, Trade Union Congress of the Philippines, Democratic Socialist Women of the Philippines, Center for Community Journalism and Development, Environmental Broadcast Circle, Rep. Liza Maza (Gabriela Women’s Party), F177 Women in Cinema Class, Embassy of Spain, University Center for Women’s Studies, Embassy of Israel, IAWRT-Philippines

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