Art & Culture
Tuesday, 23rd Apr 2019
Interseksiyon: Panitikan, Pelikula at Wikang Filipino Conference – April 23

Event Admin: Mynila’s Choice

UPFI Film Center, Osmeña Avenue, UP Campus, Diliman, Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines

10:00 AM

In celebration of National Literature Month the National Commission for Culture and the Arts and UP Film Institute will hold a conference on Cinema and Literature and film screenings. The event will be first attempt at putting together a survey of the rich interwinings between Filipino literature and cinema, from its inception a hundred years ago until the present. It will also try to show how these interactions across the disciplines helped popularize and spread Filipino language.


10:00 AM – Opening (Bienvenido Lumbera & Teddy Co)
10:30 AM–Symbiosis: From print and stage to the screen and back (Nicanor Tiongson, Soledad Reyes & Patricia May Jurilla)
1:30 PM–The search for a national language and the rise of Tagalog cinema (Rolando Tolentino, Neil Martial Santillan, Gary Devilles)
3:00 PM–Neglected Auteurs and Litterateurs (Clodualdo Del Mundo, Jr., Tito Genova Valiente, Teddy Co)


6:00 PM–Kaaway ng Babae
8:00 PM–Sumpaan

Admission is free and open to the public.

More details and info on how to register on UP Film Institute Fb page
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