Cinephilia 2011@The Cebu City Public Library, 2/4

β€œIt has been said that a room without books is like a body without a soul. Perhaps the same can be said for a city without a library for its residents,”

–Diem Judilla, organizer of CinePhilia Cebu and a proud volunteer member of Friends of Cebu City Public Library.

Early last February, Cebu’s filmmakers officially contributed to the Cebu City Public Library several materials related to film works to the Library’s archives to be accessed and appreciated by the patrons of the Public Library and the residents of Cebu City.

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SineBuano recommends Cinema One Originals, 2/11 to 2/16

Cinema One proudly presents the Cinema One Originals at SM City Cebu, this February 11 to 16, 2012.

At long last, Cebuanos and cinephiles can experience the best of what Philippine independent/low-budget cinema has to offer, especially when four of the films showing this February 11 to 16 are shot and produced in Cebu, Philippines.

Here are SineBuano recommendations and the NEW schedules of showings (download the NEW MOVIE SHOWING SCHEDULE HERE).

Tickets for the movie showings are priced at PhP100 each!

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Coming Soon to Cebu Theaters: Cebu Cinema One Originals 2011

Two Cebu films, produced from movie-making grants from movie cable channel Cinema One, are now currently screening in the capital. These movies proudly made by Cebuano filmmakers and talents will be coming soon to theaters in Cebu. This is something to look forward to!



Directed by Victor Villanueva; starring Publio Briones III, Paul Jake Castillo and Van Roxas, featuring Phoebe Kaye Fernandez.

A romantic comedy the likes one has never seen! Pulling all the stops on guts, gags, and gimmicks, this movie promises to be an unforgettable, trippy experience, something like true love!



Directed by Ivan Zaldarriaga with Brandon Relucio; starring Donna Gimeno, Rez Cortez and Mercedes Cabral

The much anticipated Cebu Zombie Apocalypse movie! A barangay in the boondocks of Cebu face extinction as the epidemic of the Undead reach them!\

Kudos to the casts and crews of these two Cebuano movies, showing a new brand of Philippine cinema for Pinoys and Pinoys-at-heart to relish and celebrate!