The 3rd World Premieres Film Festival (WPFF) celebrates the power and magic of film by featuring a dazzling array of human narratives and cultural diversities, providing a unique opportunity for talented international and local filmmakers to reach new audiences in the Philippines, and across Asia’s rapidly growing film climate.
This year’s WPFF presents the Filipino New Cinema section from June 29 to July 10, 2016, a celebration of our Filipino filmmaking talent in the country. The Filipino New Cinema section brings contemporary Filipino films to cinema screens in Manila taking to the venues Cinematheque Centre Manila, Ayala Cinema, Uptown Cinema, SM North Edsa, SM Megamall, Greenbelt 3, and Shang Cineplex.
Eagerly anticipate "Curiosity, Adventure, Love" by Sunshine Lichauco De Leon and Suzanne Richardone, "EDSA" by Alvin Yapan, "Ringgo the Dogshooter" by Rahyan Carlos, "Memory Channel" by Raynier Brizuela, "KU’TE" by Ronaldo Bertubin, and “Iadya Mo Kami” by Mel Chionglo
AXLPowerhouse and Evo Contrivida got a chance to interview one of the organizer Quintin Cu-Unjieng more about World Premieres Film Festival 2016
Expect to have a taste of life stories from all around the world in our Main Competition, ASEAN Skies, and Intercontinental sections; delve into the contemporary cinemas of Vietnam, Russia, and China; witness the newest films from Pinoy directors in the Filipino New Cinema section; and experience a blast from the past with classics.
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All of this at the Cinematheque Centre Manila, along with the International Film Conference featuring film industry leaders, opening of the FILM ASEAN library, Q&A forums with local and international directors, special live musical and cultural performances, outdoor screenings, and MORE!
Here the official venue and schedule for the World Premieres Film Festival 2016.
SM MegaMall World Premieres Film Festival 2016 Schedule
UP TOWN Cinemas World Premieres Film Festival 2016 Schedule
Shang Cineplex World Premieres Film Festival 2016 Schedule
Greenbelt 3 Cinema World Premieres Film Festival 2016 Schedule
Cinematheque Centre Manila World Premieres Film Festival 2016 Schedule
Join in the social media conversation with the official hashtags: #EnjoyTheScene and #WPFF2016. See you at the festival!