5 Filipino Indie Films That Made It Big In the International Scene

5 Filipino Indie Films That Made It Big In the International Scene

Indie films in the Philippines are once considered underdogs of entertainment. Now it’s dominating the mainstream media, both here and abroad. These films have a unique take on storytelling, often featuring deep but relatable characters, and offer a fresh perspective in contrast to cookie-cutter, run of the mill and predictable movies.

These new breed of films produced by smaller productions are not widely distributed by the famous movie houses in the country and neither features big Pinoy celebrities yet it has dramatically removed the barriers of cultural differences to become an avenue for the Philippine film industry to connect with international audiences.

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Need Fresh Air? Here are 5 Eco-Friendly Hangout Places In The Metro Worth Visiting

Need Fresh Air? Here are 5 Eco-Friendly Hangout Places In The Metro Worth Visiting

People living in the city are usually deprived of fresh air. However, eco-living in Metro Manila is not as hard as it seems when you know where to find the best places to relax, hang-out and unwind. If you need a breather without leaving the metro, here’s a list of  five eco-friendly hangout places that are worth visiting.

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Uber vs LTFRB: the War of Words

Uber vs LTFRB: the War of Words

San Francisco-based ridesharing app Uber has been a hit with Filipinos since it debuted in the country in 2014. A quick fast forward to 2017 – tens of thousands rely on its services for their daily commute. When the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) ordered a month-long suspension on Uber’s operations last August 14, Philippine social media went into a frenzy.

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