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  • Nightshift

    Nightshift

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    conspiracy theory: hindi talaga naging zombie 'yung mga zombie sa Block Z, nag-postmortem spasms lang sila

  • Rashomon

    Rashomon

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    Mas na-appreciate ko nung may post-screening discussion. Pero 'di pa rin talaga ako fan ng pagka-postmodern nito.

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  • John Denver Trending

    John Denver Trending

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    I've said it before and I'll say it again: John Denver Trending is, without a doubt, the most important film of the year so far. Manages to be an advocacy film without being preachy and succumbing to phony sentimentalism. Jansen Magpusao and Meryll Soriano's mother-and-son dynamics provide the film its emotional depth, credited primarily to the actors' raw and heartfelt performances. Brilliant directorial debut, and an even braver critique on the post-truth culture espoused by the Duterte administration.

  • Ulan

    Ulan

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    "Chungking Depress"

    Never seen a Filipino movie quite like this. Mixes folklore-inspired childlike sensibilities with adult romance; equal amounts magic realism and coming-of-age. Nadine Lustre and Irene Villamor both in their career-best. That "Heto Na Naman" tune will be stuck in my head for a while. One of the films that will make you reaffirm your love for cinema. And that ending! I could probably watch it countless times and still not get tired of it. Salute to all strong women out there!

    P.S. This would've been a great double feature with Elise.