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Rappler's latest stories on Cinema One


Cinema One Originals postpones 16th edition to 2021

Mar 31, 2020 - 6:15 PM

The deadline for script entries has been extended to June 1

Movie reviews: 2019 Cinema One Originals films, Part 2

Nov 17, 2019 - 10:55 AM

Oggs Cruz reviews 'Lucid,' 'O,' 'Metamorphosis,' and 'Yours Truly Shirley'

Movie reviews: 2019 Cinema One Originals films Part 1

Nov 16, 2019 - 3:38 PM

Oggs Cruz's review 'Sila, Sila,' 'Tia Madre,' 'Tayo Muna Habang Hindi Pa Tayo,' and 'Utopia'

FULL LIST: Winners, 2019 Cinema One Originals

Nov 16, 2019 - 11:38 AM

'Metamorphosis' brings home the lion's share of awards, while 'Sila Sila' is named Best Picture

WINNERS. The 2019 Cinema One Originals festival holds an awarding ceremony on November 15. Photo courtesy of Cinema One Originals

Cinema One Originals entry 'Metamorphosis' gets R-16 rating from MTRCB

Nov 07, 2019 - 6:28 PM

The movie – about an intersex person – had originally been given an X-rating, meaning it would not be screened in cinemas

FULL LIST: Winners, 2018 Cinema One Originals Festival

Oct 21, 2018 - 6:55 PM

Which of your favorite films bagged an award this year?

Movie reviews: All 9 films in the 2018 Cinema One Originals Festival

Oct 21, 2018 - 1:04 PM

Which films stood out?

FULL LIST: Cinema One Originals Festival 2018 entries

Oct 10, 2018 - 8:00 AM

Which films are you watching?

Photo from Cinema One Originals' Facebook Page

Review: All 9 Cinema One Originals films for 2017

Nov 20, 2017 - 9:30 PM

Rappler movie critic, Oggs Cruz, gives us the skinny on this year's Cinema One Originals films

The Cinema One Originals Festival 2017: 'Walang Takot!'

Nov 20, 2017 - 8:45 PM

The fearless films at this year's festival are true to theme

CHANGING PARTNERS. The film, starring Agot Isidro, brings home a slew of awards. Screengrab from

FULL LIST: Winners at the Cinema One Originals Film Festival 2017

Nov 20, 2017 - 12:29 AM

'Paki' wins Best Picture

5 things to know about Cinema One Originals 2017

Nov 04, 2017 - 8:32 PM

This year's festival includes 7 narratives and two documentaries

Movie Reviews: Cinema One Originals film fest 2016

Nov 22, 2016 - 10:03 PM

Movie critic Oggs Cruz gives a rundown of this year s films and documentaries from the festival

FULL LIST: Winners, Cinema One Originals Film Festival 2016

Nov 20, 2016 - 9:27 PM

The movie 2 Cool 2 Be 4gotten wins this year s Best Film

Full lineup: Cinema One Originals Festival 2016

Nov 14, 2016 - 5:40 PM

Seven feature films and 3 documentaries comprise this year s film festival lineup Check them out here:

Movie reviews: All 9 films of Cinema One Originals 2015

Dec 06, 2015 - 6:39 PM

An animated film about a dying woman to a docu drama about eminent writer Nick Joaquin – this year’s Cinema One Originals as always has found brave new stories to tell

All photos courtesy of Cinema One Originals

FULL LIST: Winners, Cinema One Originals Film Festival 2015

Nov 15, 2015 - 8:05 PM

The Cinema One Originals festival awards night is held at the Dolphy Theater Sunday November 15

Photo by Alexa Villano/Rappler

[Full lineup] Cinema One Originals Film Festival 2015: The 9 films in competition

Nov 04, 2015 - 4:51 PM

Check out the films in competition watch the trailers and plot your Cinema One game plan

CINEMA ONE ORIGINALS FILM FESTIVAL. There are 9 films in the competition this year, including Ara Chawdhury's 'Miss Bulalacao,' Sari Dalena's 'Dahling Nick,' Bor Ocampo's 'Dayang Asu,' and Carl Joseph Papa's 'Manang Biring.' Screengrabs from YouTube/Film Police Reviews, 'Dayang Asu' screengrab from Facebook/DayangAsuIndieFilm

20 great PH movies of 2014

Dec 31, 2014 - 5:48 PM

Our movie reviewers team up to bring you a list of the year s notable movies – from romcoms to satires to dramas

FULL LIST: Winners, Cinema One Originals Film Festival 2014

Nov 16, 2014 - 8:28 PM

Violator and That Thing Called Tadhana pick up multiple prizes at the Cinema One awards night

All materials courtesy of Cinema One

Movie reviews: All 10 Cinema One 2014 films

Nov 16, 2014 - 11:56 AM

Aliens the apocalypse reflections on aging – all this and more in the lineup of this year s Cinema One Originals film festival

Cinema One Film Fest 2014: 10 films, what to watch

Nov 09, 2014 - 4:02 PM

Schedules film descriptions movie trailers and posters below

‘Blue Bustamante’ review: A hero with heart

Nov 14, 2013 - 3:39 PM

Blue Bustamante is an effective nostalgia trip to a time of Japanese styled superheroes and building sized monsters

FORCE FIVE. 'Blue Bustatamante' is an endearing ride with a single destination – childhood. Screen grab from the trailer

Cinema One: The revolution is sometimes televised

Nov 11, 2013 - 11:01 AM

If there is a revolution it is a deeply flawed one It remains marginalized with only a few of the films having a life outside of the festival

PATH OF LEAST RESISTANCE. Cinema One takes risks with content selection but remains conservative when it comes to distribution

'Plus' factor in Cinema One Originals Filmfest 2013

Nov 03, 2013 - 7:34 PM

Cinema One launches 15 full length fils to be screened from November 11 to 19 in Glorietta Trinoma and Robinson s Galleria cinemas

Photo from the festival's Facebook

Nora Aunor wins 7th Urian Best Actress

Jun 19, 2013 - 9:10 AM

The Superstar’s comeback one trophy shy of matching Vilma’s record

BEST ACTRESS. Nora Aunor receives the Best Actress award for 'Thy Womb' amidst thunderous applause and cheers from her fans in the audience. All photos by Andrew Robles

WINNERS: 36th Gawad Urian Awards

Jun 18, 2013 - 8:34 PM

Here is the rolling list of winners updated as they are announced

FILM'S BIG NIGHT. Cherie Gil, Richard Gomez, Iza Calzado and Xian Lim host the 36th Gawad Urian awards with showbiz veteran Butch Francisco. Image courtesy of ABS-CBN

HIGHLIGHTS: 36th Gawad Urian

Jun 18, 2013 - 7:10 PM

Rappler brings you the event as it happens at the NBC Tent Bonifacio Global City Taguig

GAWAD URIAN 2013. Measuring Filipino talent in gold. Photo by Ivy Pangilinan/

PHOTOS: Cinema One Originals 2012 awards

Dec 07, 2012 - 6:05 PM

Rappler s exclusive photos from the December 3 awards night

'BAYBAYIN' SISTERS. Assunta and Alessandra de Rossi, stars of Auraeus Solito's second film in the Palawan trilogy. All photos by Edric Chen

Cinema One Originals 2012 winners

Dec 03, 2012 - 7:19 PM

Here are this year s festival winners straight from the just concluded awards night

Oro, Plata, Mata: Revisited, restored, riveting still

Dec 01, 2012 - 2:26 PM

Director Peque Gallaga’s epic 1982 flick returns to the silver screen digitally tidied up for the Internet age

CINEMA GREATS. 'Oro, Plata, Mata' writer Jose Javier Reyes, actress Cherie Gil and director Peque Gallaga at the Cinema One Originals opening night. Photo by Edric Chen

The films of Cinema One Originals

Nov 30, 2012 - 5:46 PM

Get to know the featured films at this year s festival

Auraeus Solito's 'Baybayin'

Gallaga's 'Oro, Plata, Mata' opens Cinema One Originals

Nov 29, 2012 - 5:02 AM

The restored classic opens the week long festival of original Filipino films

LANDMARK IN FILMMAKING HISTORY. 'Oro, Plata, Mata' launched the career of Joel Torre and showcased the acting prowess of a young Sandy Andolong. A frame from the movie's restored version courtesy of Cinema One

Token Pinoy film 'aswang' stars in own film

Apr 30, 2012 - 3:07 PM

Lilia Cuntapay finally finally got her 15 minutes

HER TIME'S COME. Kids who did not grow up with the horror film superstar will get to know her through her film. Photo from "Six Degrees of Separation of Lilia Cuntapay" Facebook page.

One day, many cameras: film shot worldwide debuts

Apr 23, 2012 - 9:07 AM

Organizers say the documentary shown at the United Nations General Assembly and in more than 160 countries addresses issues such as cultural diversity environmental waste extreme poverty and the status of women