The world needs to watch Philippine movies. The FDCP(Film Development Council of the Philippines) on its 2nd year launched the Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino 2 to run on August 15to21 to allow Filipino films to grow and take leaps to engage the world. Celebrating the One Hundred Years of Philippine Cinema, FDCP shared it belief that it is high time for the country to show the world the best of our films by pushing for more international distribution. Chairman and CEO of FDCP Liza Dino-Seguerra was optimistic at the launch held last May 3 along with celebrities who gained huge recognition abroad Cannes Best Actress Ms Jaclyn Jose, Chai Fonacier and Anna Luna.
Globe will continue to support advocating anti-piracy laws. PPP is now with returning Selection Committee members Manet Dayrit, Lee Briones, Director Jose Javier Reyes and two new members- acclaimed director Carlitos Siguion-Reyna and award-winning actress and producer Cherie Gil.
With updated mechanics of PPP will also be Sine Kabataan with endorser former NYC Chairman Ice Seguerra. The Sine Kabataan Short Film Competition for young filmmakers aged 15-30 will be conducted under FDCP in partnership with UNICEF. Deadline of submission of Sine Kabataan 5minute short films is on June 18, 2018. For mechanics and more info please visit https://www.facebook.com/FDCP.ph/