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Cinema Rehiyon: Alter Nativo (Films From The Other Philippines) February 16, 2009

Posted by Richard Bolisay in Asian Films, Festival, Indie Sine, Invitation, Noypi, Short Cuts.

Text from the organizers


Hunghong sa Yuta (Arnel Mardoquio)

Films from the Cordilleras to the Visayan Islands to Mindanao: Be ready for a film festival like no other.

“Cinema Rehiyon: Alter Nativo (Films From The Other Philippines)” is a non-competition film festival that will highlight the works of emerging filmmakers from the various towns, cities and provinces of the Philippines. For the first time, see what kind of films are being made the various cities and hubs outside of Metro Manila.

“Cinema Rehiyon” will be held at the CCP Dream Theatre from Feb. 18-21, 2009. It will feature short and full-length films made by regional filmmakers, set in their respective locales and done in their own dialects. Most of the works to be exhibited will be shown in Metro Manila for the very first time.

Bacolod, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo and Naga are among some of the cities that will be representing their regions.

“Cinema Rehiyon” is a project of the National Commission for Culture and Arts in cooperation with the Cultural Center of the Philippines and the Crossing Negros Cultural Foundation. It is an official event of the Philippine International Arts Festival.

All screenings are for free and will start at 12 noon. For more details, inquire at cinemarehiyon@yahoo.com, or visit http://www.cinemarehiyon.multiply.com


Imburnal (Sherad Anthony Sanchez)

Program Schedule:

February 18, Wednesday
9:00 – 12 noon: Opening Ceremonies
1:00 – 2:30 pm: Yanggaw (Bacolod)
3:00 – 5:00 pm: Bacolod Short Films
5:30 – 9:00 pm: Imburnal (Davao)

February 19, Thursday
9:00 – 12 noon: Panel Discussions / Talks
1:00 – 2:30 pm: Cagayan de Oro Short Films
3:00 – 5:00 pm: Central and Western Mindanao Short Films
5:30 – 7:30 pm: Davao Short Films
8:00 – 10:00 pm: Hunghong sa Yuta (Davao)

February 20, Friday
9:00 – 12 noon: Panel Discussions / Talks
1:00 – 2:30 pm: Luzon Selection
3:00 – 5:00 pm: Baguio Short Films
5:30 – 7:30 pm: Bicol Short Films
8:00 – 10:00 pm: Brutus (Mindoro)

February 21, Saturday
9:00 – 12 noon: Panel Discussions / Talks
1:00 – 2:30 pm: Cebu Short Films
3:00 – 5:00 pm: Dagyang (Iloilo)
5:30 – 7:30 pm: Joy To The World (Iloilo)
8:00 – 10:00 pm: Closing Ceremonies



1. Dave - March 2, 2009

iam Sonny Dave a Aspiring Film Director From Nueva Ecija… is there an organization for the indie film director so i can join?

2. maelfatalis - February 9, 2010

I didn’t know it’s free. I’m gonna watch this. :)

3. cinerehiyon is free! « malikot na utak - February 9, 2010

[…] for more details, check this site. […]

4. Richard Bolisay - February 9, 2010

Hello, this is last year’s schedule of Cinema Rehiyon. For 2010’s sked, I’ll be posting it here once I receive the news.

5. maelfatalis - February 10, 2010

my bad.. hindi ko napansin na last year pa pala ito.. btw, cinemarehiyon will be next week already. :)

6. Sinesigaw - February 17, 2010


7. Richard Bolisay - February 17, 2010

From February 18-21 at CCP, free admission. Check the link: http://www.spot.ph/2010/02/03/cinema-rehiyon-2010/

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