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The Short List #1: “Sweet Things”

The Short List is our running list of notable short features available online. Every week, we share one short film which we think deserves to be watched by many. The short films included in our list can come from any country but has to be publicly available online. Click here to see the full list

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Festival Guide: Sinag Maynila 2018

Sinag Maynila returns for another round this year, with a quintet of films that “not only inspires but educates and enlightens Filipino movie audiences.” The Solar Entertainment-backed film festival, founded in 2015 by Wilson Tieng and “Ma Rosa” director, Brillante Mendoza, showcases five films—notably all transgressive—from directors such as Yam Laranas, Richard Somes, and

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Split Screen: Oscars 2018 Predictions

Split Screen is a regular feature on Unreel in which our editors put side-by-side their takes on a specific topic. These come in a variety of forms, including award predictions, quick-take reviews, festival coverage, and more. For more Split Screen posts, click here. ~ he 90th Academy Awards is upon us—literally hours away from now. And as is

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Regional Features Screen at Cinema Rehiyon X

Cinema Rehiyon returns for its tenth iteration with Cinema Rehiyon X—a four-day event that sets out to “complement the filmmaking frontiers of the various regions of the Philippines outside Metro Manila.” This year, Cinema Rehiyon will host special screenings for carefully curated regional shorts and full-length features from known filmmakers like Remton Zuasola and exciting

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The Unreel.ph Guide to Metro Manila Film Festival 2017

No other film festival in the Philippines is embedded in the cultural consciousness of Filipinos as indelibly as the Metro Manila Film Festival. The annual tradition, which happens every Yuletide season, has become for many decades a communal act of cinemagoing—indeed a slowly fading art—for many Filipinos. It’s this very preciousness that frustrates me

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