July 31, 2014     Philippines
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Monday, March 10th, 2014

Artists pay tribute to urban poor leader ‘Nanay Mameng’ through play

Press Release Artists such as renowned lights designer Katsch Catoy, filmmaker Adjani Arumpac and Brandon Relucio, theater artist Noel Taylo, theater artist and dancer Edwin Quinsayas, visual artist Rowena Bayon, graphic artists Tom Estrera III and Jennifer Padilla, musician and video editor RJ Mabilin, musician Louie Eslao and theater and film artist Bonifacio Ilagan collaborate

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Artists install ‘wheatpaste’ art vs tuition hikes

MANILA – Youth artists from Kabataang Artista para sa Tunay na Kalayaan (Karatula) made artworks on the gate of the Commission on Higher Education (CHEd), Jan. 29, Thursday to protest against tuition increases as schools prepare for...

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

Cultural gathering held in the Netherlands to commemorate Philippine revolution

The four-part gathering, which included multi-national cultural performances, a film-showing, and a forum/discussion and fellowship dinner, was held in celebration of Andres Bonifacio's 150th birth anniversary and the 45th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of the...

Saturday, December 21st, 2013

‘Surges,’ a book on Yolanda, launched

“The contributors you will get to know here all responded to our team’s call on social media to submit pieces for a visual and literary anthology on Haiyan/ Yolanda, proceeds of which will go to community reconstruction...

Friday, November 29th, 2013

‘Salita ng Sandata,’ a book on Bonifacio’s legacy, launched

By JANESS ANN J. ELLAO Bulatlat.com MANILA — A book on the legacy and contribution of Andres Bonifacio in the people’s struggle was launched on Nov. 28, two days before the country commemorate his 150th birth anniversary....

Thursday, September 5th, 2013

5th Pandayang Lino Brocka festival tackles national sovereignty

The opening ceremony of this year’s film festival was held in time for the 117th anniversary of the Battle of Manila when Philippine hero Andres Bonifacio led Filipino revolutionaries in a battle to take the city from...

Saturday, August 31st, 2013


Ni ROBERTO OFANDA UMIL Bulatlat.com Ang bawat panahon ay merong bayani, Sila ay nagtanggol babae’t lalaki, Laban sa dayuhang kasabwat ay prayle, Sa yaman ng bansa pilit dumiskate. Maraming pumapel mga ilustrado, Saka anakpawis, Andres Bonifacio. Pero...

Monday, August 19th, 2013

Kadayawan 2013′s Indak-Indak: A Kaleidoscope

DAVAO City — The bright colors, banging of drums, vibrant dances and chants reverberated the streets during the Kadayawan’s Indak-Indak sa Kadalanan (Street Dancing). Around 23 contingents from Davao and neighboring provinces braved the heat in this...

Monday, August 12th, 2013

Art not just for art’s sake, a challenge to cultural workers

There in the mountains, Artus Talastas composed songs and sang of hard struggle and freedom that the people picked up and sung over and over. He created crafts and artistic tools and souvenirs that many people...

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

‘Burgos’: A film about the painful search and inspiring transformation of a mother

How many more mothers would have to shed tears before justice prevails?

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

Portraying the pain that no mother should go through

"It is about the journey of a mother who seeks the truth about her son.”

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