International Women’s Film Fest Sked

I am woman, hear me roar!

Hehe, don’t mind me. I’m a little weird in the head lately. Anyway, in celebration of the worldwide women’s celebration for March, the UP Film Institute is hosting the 17th International Women’s Film Festival. This year’s theme is “Women Refigured—Making Choices, Creating Changes, Crossing Boundaries.”

The film fest is slated from March 5 Monday to March 8 Thursday at the Cine Adarna (UP Film Center). Take note that ADMISSION IS FREE! Here are the details:

March 5 Mon
5 p.m. International Women’s Short Films: Mindy (USA), Visiting Hours (Israel), Sliding Flora (Israel)
6:45 p.m. Opening Program with Diwata Awards for Women in Film and the 2nd Women’s Short Film Competition
7: 30 p.m. Opening Night Film: Sevigne (Spain)

March 6 Tue
2 p.m. Amazones (The Netherlands)
5 p.m. Sevigne (Spain)
7 p.m. La Pasion de Maria Elena (Mexico)

March 7 Wed
10 a.m. onwards: Official Selection, 2nd Women’s Short Film Competition
2 p.m. Women Refigured Forum with screenings of 2nd Women’s Short Film Competition Winners
5 p.m. Inang Yaya (Philippines)
7 p.m. Amazones (The Netherlands)
9 p.m. La Pasion de Maria Elena (Mexico)

March 8 Thu
2 p.m. Digital Feature: Rome and Juliet (Philippines)
4 p.m. International Women’s Short Films: A Sweet Scent of Mothballs (Serbia-Montenegro), Stones Fall into a Shallowing Well (Hungary), Pangarap Ko Saluhin Mo (Philippines)
5 p.m. Digital Feature: Mudraks (Philippines)
7 p.m. Documentary Feature: Alyana (Philippines) to be preceded by the new short documentary Breaking Down the Barrier

Cine Adarna is located in the Diliman Campus of the University of the Philippines (across the Bahay ng Alumni). For more information, please call telephone numbers: 9818500 (UP Trunkline) local 4286, 4289; 9262722 (Telefax).

Author: Flori

… is virtually a free spirit who loves independent movies, literature, graphic novels, pop culture, music (especially indie rock and jazz), food, cooking, vintage fashion, and Alpha Males. Read more Flori melodrama on Short Term Effect .

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