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.
10:30 AM–Songs and Komiks as sources for film adaptation
(Jose Buenconsejo, Patrick Flores & Joyce Arriola)
1:30 PM–Filming Writers / Writers Filming (Sari Dalena, Giancarlo Abrahan & Kristian Sendon Cordero)
3:00 PM–Alternative Approaches: Non Literary and Vernacular Cinemas (Nick Deocampo, Joanna Oliquino & Patrick F. Campos)
6:00 PM – Ligaw na Bulaklak
8:00 PM – Babae… Ngayon at Kailanman
Admission is free and open to the public.
More details and info on how to register on UP Film Institute Fb page