Heads Up, Movie Fans: There's a New Foreign Film Festival in Manila
And all their screenings are free!
(SPOT.ph) It's an exciting time to be a movie fan in Manila. Aside from regular theatrical screenings, we are also witnessing the rise of microcinemas, as well as plenty of film festivals to keep our movie-loving hearts happy all year long.
Joining the already vast roster of festivals is the new Hungarian Film Festival, which runs on December 1 and 2 at the Shangri-La Plaza Cinema. Best of all, tickets are free and on a first-come, first-served basis.
Here are the four films that you can catch:
Screening schedule: December 1 at 7 p.m. and December 2 at 5:30 p.m.
Set in World War II, this film centers on a Jewish worker (Géza Röhrig) at the Auschwitz concentration camp, who makes it his mission to find a rabbi and give a child a proper burial. Since its release, Saul
Screening schedule: December 2 at 7:45 p.m.
Based on real-life events, this psychological thriller is set in the 1960s, when a series of atrocious murders shock the small town of Martfü. A psychotic killer is on the prowl and slaughtering young women, while an innocent man is wrongfully convicted of the crimes. A determined detective becomes obsessed with the case, while under pressure from prosecutors to see a man hang.
Kincsem - Bet on Revenge (2017)
Screening schedule: December 1 at 3 p.m. and December 2 at 3 p.m.
This lavish period drama revolves around the true story of a legendary
Screening schedule: December 1 at 1 p.m. and December 2 at 1 p.m.
Inspired by true events, this sweet and humorous story is about a crippled rescue dog and his equally gifted trainer as they save lives all over the world.