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Bernardo Bernardo on Manila By Night and The Role of a Lifetime

The late actor gives us the view of the pivotal film Manila By Night from ground zero.

Five Other People James Deakin Should Interview

In the name of objective journalism, we suggest a few other names the transport reporter could consult

Lessons Learned from the FDCP’s Film Industry Conference


The good, the bad, and the essentials of making better film festivals and perhaps, a better industry.

Food Parks Are The Worst Trend in Food

2017 gave rise to the ubiquity of the food park, many of them content with offering customers more of the same

The Stage Is a Womb: Looking Toward a Better Future for Local Music

It’s time to end the culture of toxic machismo that has dominated the local music scene for so long.

Journalism: Some Kinda Ugly

What drives an individual to seek–and report on–the truth, no matter how risky? Joel Pablo Salud on the rewarding vexation that is journalism

Remember the Sauna Bath? It’s Where Your Dads Used To Go

Few local slang words carry as many implications as “sauna.” (look up: spakol) It can imply sleaze and indulgence, relaxation and stimulation. It is also...

The Gospel According to Tom Brady

Jonty Cruz on why Tom Brady is his personal Jesus Christ