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BEYOND showcase of competing films in full-length and short categories, the 14th Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival is also giving its audiences a myriad of films in various genres, catering to different cinematic preferences and experiences.
Special section Indie Nation lets film enthusiasts cross out 10 current indie films, which they may have missed on their regular screening at the cinema.
In Dokyu, its special documentary segment, the film festival curates six documentary films.
There will also be a special screening of “Journeyman Finds Home: The Simone Rota Story,” a documentary by Albert Almendralejo and Maricel Cariaga. The film chronicles the fascinating life of Philippine Azkal football player Simone Rota. It will be screened on August 8, 3:30pm at the Tanghalang Manuel Conde.
Catch these indie and documentary films at the Cinemalaya 2018, happening from August 3 to 12 at the CCP theaters.
For more information, visit www.cinemalaya.org or www.culturalcenter.gov.ph; call CCP Media Arts at 832-1125 local 1704 to 1705 and the CCP Box Office at 832-3704; or follow the Cinemalaya Facebook and Instagram accounts.
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