CineTalk: Kidlat Tahimik

Today I decided to launch a new ‘segment’/ paandar in my website. This is CineTalk. Basically, it’s a feature of any filmmaker talking about filmmaking, movies, cinema. In the first instalment (naks!), I’ll be sharing with you a footage of Kidlat Tahimik giving a talk during the 2018 Kape’t Pelikula #kp2018 held at the UPContinue reading “CineTalk: Kidlat Tahimik”

Trying the Tea-ramisu Matcha from Starbucks

For years now, I’ve  been on the hunt for the most matcha-rap (sounds like masarap, a Filipino word that means delicious) finds in the metro. So the matcha lover in me rejoiced upon finding out that Starbucks Philippines is offering a new matcha green tea-based frappucino— the Tea-ramisu. It was made available since Wednesday, AprilContinue reading “Trying the Tea-ramisu Matcha from Starbucks”

How to start your own vlog

These days, going digital seems to be the answer to almost everything. Everything, except finding peace of mind, I guess. I notice the trend lately: seemingly, a lot of people aspire to be a vlogger/ blogger. Never in my life had I thought of such thing — i mean, me, a vlogger??– but I guessContinue reading “How to start your own vlog”

The Kundiman Party – Dulaang UP

Earlier this week, I had the privilege to go to the special preview of Dulaang UP’s upcoming offering, “The Kundiman Party” at the Wilfrido Ma. Guerrero Theater in UP. And boy, I enjoyed it so much! Its take on our kundiman and patriotism is very compelling. And wonderful performances from the ensemble!  Congratulations to DulaangContinue reading “The Kundiman Party – Dulaang UP”

What it feels to go to the 2018 NBS Warehouse Sale

It was a Friday. Just had to rush to the Quezon Avenue branch of National Book Store. They were having a warehouse sale! A few years ago, I went to one and I went cray! There were a lot of affordable finds– both local and foreign titles– precious and hard-to-find selections for as low asContinue reading “What it feels to go to the 2018 NBS Warehouse Sale”

Mike de Leon’s CITIZEN JAKE invitational screening

So last Saturday at the UP Cine Adarna, I was at the invitational screening of Mike de Leon’s comeback film after almost two decades, CITIZEN JAKE. It was a full house featuring notable names from the showbiz industry. CITIZEN JAKE will have its public screening starting tomorrow, March 14. Check out the UP Cine Adarna’sContinue reading “Mike de Leon’s CITIZEN JAKE invitational screening”

PETA’s ‘NIGHT, MOTHER press preview highlights

Better late than never talaga. On January 24 this year, I was invited to the special press preview of PETA’s ‘NIGHT, MOTHER. It’s a brave depiction of someone experiencing depression, and about to commit suicide. PETA is still staging it so catch it if you can. Sharing to you some highlights during the ‘debriefing’ afterContinue reading “PETA’s ‘NIGHT, MOTHER press preview highlights”