UPFI Film Center, Osmeña Avenue, UP Campus, Diliman, Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines
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 Remarks (Bienvenido Lumbera & Teddy Co)
10:30 AM – Panel 1 (Nicanor Tiongson, Soledad Reyes, Patricia May Jurilla)
1:30 PM – Panel 2 (Rolando Tolentino, Neil Martial Santillan, Gary Devilles)