Talking movies at the Art Fair

WHILE the NO SHOWING booth at the roof deck of Art Fair Philippines looked like a chill speakeasy with a dance floor spruced up by old movie posters and bathed in moody red light, it actually played host to many conversations about the state of filmmaking and moviegoing in the Philippines.

Filmmaker Tikoy Aguiluz, 72

TIKOY Aguiluz, the multi-awarded director best known for Segurista (1996) and Rizal sa Dapitan (1997), died on Feb. 19. He was 72. The Aguiluz...

Oppenheimer triumphs at BAFTA Film Awards with most wins

LONDON — Oppenheimer, a three-hour epic about the making of the atomic bomb in World War II, was the big winner at the BAFTA...

Entertainment News (02/20/24)

CCP holds free film screenings at universities THE CULTURAL Center of the Philippines (CCP), through its Lakbay Sine program, will screen award-winning local films for...

Family of Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson seeks conservatorship for him

LOS ANGELES — Two longtime associates of Beach Boys co-founder Brian Wilson have petitioned a court, at his family’s behest, to place him under...

Berlin Film Festival: Israeli-Palestinian duo’s West Bank story

BERLIN — It took Palestinian filmmaker Basel Adra 30 hours to reach Berlin from his West Bank home for Saturday’s film festival premiere of...

Berlin Film Festival: Hilde shows Nazi resistance fighter’s quiet strength

BERLIN — Hilde Coppi, slightly uptight and bookish, well-liked by her employers, does not fit the image of a heroic Nazi resistance fighter, which...

Berlin Film Festival: Kristen Stewart calls for more wide-ranging discussions about LGBTQ films

BERLIN — Kristen Stewart is ready for conversations about films featuring queer and female stories to no longer focus on just that aspect of...

Berlin Film Festival: Gael Garcia Bernal explores mind vs body in sci-fi Another End

BERLIN — If it were possible to temporarily bring back the consciousness of a loved one who died, albeit in another person’s body, to...

Berlin Film Festival: Flying palaces and dueling aliens star in a space trip

BERLIN — In a sleepy fishing village in northern France two groups of extraterrestrials descend from space in human form to wage war over...

Power blooms in Carolina Herrera’s show at New York Fashion Week

NEW YORK — Carolina Herrera aimed to highlight the powerful and resilient side of its clientele at its runway show at New York Fashion...

How Mob Wife killed Coastal Grandma

By Andrea Felsted
THE MOB WIFE has taken a hit out on Coastal Grandma. So it goes with super-fast TikTok trends. Since the bohemian and beachy Coastal Grandma...