GENRE AND ARTISTRY: A SPOTLIGHT ON THE PHILIPPINES

GENRE AND ARTISTRY: A SPOTLIGHT ON THE PHILIPPINES

07 Dec 2018, 10:30 - 11:00

Level 4, Roselle Ballroom
Language:
English

ScreenSingapore’s country of focus this year is the Philippines, an emerging powerhouse of content creation in ASEAN with lauded filmmaking talents known across the festival circuits across the world. But now Filipino cinema has a new goal in creating commercial fare not just for its local cineplexes, but for international audiences through its new wave of genre filmmakers and co-production approaches.

Through insights from representatives of the biggest film companies and the top producers in the country, the panel will uncover the strategies being utilised in bring Filipino fare to the rest of the world and how regional and international producers can be part of the opportunity.

Speakers

  • Malou Santos

    Panellist

    Chief Operating Officer

    Star Creatives

    Malou N. Santos is the Chief Operating Officer of Star Creatives, one of the lines of businesses of ABS-CBN Corporation engaged in cinema, TV, cable,...

  • Marie Roselle Y. Monteverde

    Panellist

    Executive Vice President

    REGAL ENTERTAINMENT, INC.

    A highly experienced executivewho has demonstrated the ability to lead diverse teams of professionals to new levels of success in a variety of highly...

  • Mike Hostench

    Panellist

    Deputy Director

    Sitges International Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia

    Mike was born and is based in Barcelona. He spent his early childhood in South Carolina (US), and has lived and worked in London, UK, during the...

  • Mikhail Red

    Panellist

    Director

    Media East Productions

    Mikhail is a Filipino filmmaker and director based in Manila, Philippines. At 21, he wrote and directed his first feature film, REKORDER. The film...

  • Jessel Monteverde

    Moderator

    Filmmaker

    Ursa Entertainment

    Jessel Monteverde is an award-winning TV Commercial Director based in Manila, Philippines. His clients include numerous global and local brands such...

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