Student filmmakers come together for UP Cinema’s Piling Obrang Vidyo
This is a press release from UP Cinema:
MANILA, Philippines – Student filmmakers from all over the country gather once again for UP Cinema’s Piling Obrang Vidyo (POV), an interschool short film competition.
Now on its 11th year, Piling Obrang Vidyo continues to be a venue where young filmmakers from various colleges and universities could showcase their talents and skills on the big screen. These future movers of Philippine Cinema continue to unite, all for the sake of creating a new history for the fresh eyes of the youth and even the stakeholders of the industry.
This year’s pool of participants hail from 11 universities such as the University of the Philippines, University of San Carlos, Meridian International College, Far Eastern University, and Colegio de San Juan de Letran Calamba, among others. They will compete in the three categories namely Documentary, Experimental, and Narrative category. Finalists in the competition will compete for several awards including a best film for each category, Viewer’s Choice Award, The Cinemaster’s Choice Award, and eight citations for the Narrative. Piling Obrang Vidyo 11’s jury is composed of highly-regarded film industry players including Erik Matti, Nora Aunor, Ricky Lee, Rox Lee, Keith Sicat, Raya Martin and a lot more.
Piling Obrang Vidyo 11 is on January 24, 2015, Saturday at UP Cine Adarna Theatre, University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City. Finalists will be screened at 1 P.M., with the awards ceremony following thereafter. UP Cinema will also be hosting an after party.
POV 11 Interschool Video Competition is presented by U.P. Cinema in partnership with UP Film Institue, Smart, HID Burgers Congressional Branch, Dynamic Sports Corportaion, Bacardi, Air Asia, Wacoal, Big Bang!, Fun-O and All Good Cerials. Special thanks to Media East Productions, Reyes Barbecue and brought to you by Birkenstock and EDGE Manila Creatives Corporation
Official media partners include: ClickTheCity.com, WhenInManila.com, Tripda, Rappler, Magic 89.9, and Wazzup Pilipinas, and Wearable Identity Enterprises. – Rappler.com
For ticket inquiries, kindly contact Cleverlyn at 0916 587 4839. Stay updated through the official POV Facebook page.