This is the first World Premieres Film Festival (WPFF) to be launched this week (2 – 8 July 2014) in the Philippines with a special section dedicated to environmental awareness aptly called “Cine Verde.”
The featured films in this special section deal with particular concerns on the protection and restoration of the natural environment, pollution control and protection of plant and animal diversity.
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UPDATES (01/06/2014). A related story posted in the Philippine Star newspaper thru the regular column of Ms Gina Lopez, From the Heart. Check it out the “Journey to the Heart of the Philippines.” CLICK HERE!
UPDATES(26/May/2014): Finally, the lucky finalists in both categories are already released for final judging. Even though my two submission in conventional and mobile categories did not make it, I am happy to say that the finalists captured vividly this year’s theme : “Only in the Philippines.” CLICK HERE to view the images vying for the 12 grand prizes of Php75k and Php30K for the conventional and mobile categories, respectively. Good luck to the finalists.
These images are my favorite finalists…
This is an annual event that promotes reading, publishing, and copyright awareness sponsored by the National Book Development Board to be held at Bonifacio High Street, Taguig City on the 23rd April. Click the image for details.
World Book & Copyright Day 2014 is showcasing an industry fair of creative performances, musical acts, exhibitions, workshops, seminars, and more! The event will also features some of the Filipino artists and performers such as the UP Guitar Trio, Sipat Lawin Ensemble, slam poets from Speak! Philippines, the Balagstars Balagtasan group from Linangan sa Imahen, Retorika, at Anyo (LIRA), and comedian RJ Ledesma.
The event was launched 18 years ago by UNESCO. This is a day to celebrate the power of the written word and reflect on the diversity and changes in our books over time. Share your passion for reading and writing on 23 April… or can even bring books to swap with other book lovers!