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ABS-CBN postpones stream of 'The Kingmaker' on iWant

May 15, 2020 - 5:29 PM

The film's director Lauren Greenfield announces the postponement on Twitter, and says they have made the film available to Filipino viewers on other platforms

THE KINGMAKER. Lauren Greenfield's documentary on Imelda Marcos is available to Filipino viewers via Vimeo and Apple TV. Screenshot from 'The Kingmaker' trailer

'The Kingmaker' to stream for free on iWant

May 12, 2020 - 10:37 PM

Lauren Greenfield's incisive documentary on Imelda Marcos will be available on the platform on May 15

IMELDA MARCOS. The Kingmaker documents the improbable return to power of the Marcos family. Photo by Lauren Greenfield

'The Kingmaker' to screen at UPFI in time for People Power anniversary

Feb 14, 2020 - 12:13 PM

The documentary follows Imelda Marcos, wife of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos

'THE KINGMAKER.' Lauren Greenfield's documentary on Imelda Marcos is set for another round of screenings in time for the People Power Anniversary. Screenshot from

WATCH: As 'The Kingmaker' premieres at CCP, 'arts legacy' of Imelda Marcos comes into question

Feb 01, 2020 - 1:24 PM

Directed by Lauren Greenfield, 'The Kingmaker' takes a critical look at the former first lady's penchant for extravagance and its continuing effects on Filipino society

ART COLLECTION. Imelda Marcos shows off her art collection in a scene from Lauren Greenfield's documentary 'The Kingmaker.' Screenshot from

LOOK: Leni Robredo meets ‘The Kingmaker’ consulting producer William Mellor

Jan 29, 2020 - 11:41 AM

'The Kingmaker' covers the legacy – and continuing influence – of the late dictator's wife and family

UP Film Institute to screen Lauren Greenfield’s ‘The Kingmaker’

Jan 18, 2020 - 12:52 PM

The screening will be held on January 29, with a panel discussion to follow

THE KINGMAKER. The documentary is screening at the UP Film Institute on January 29. Screenshot from

'The Kingmaker,' a documentary about Imelda Marcos, to premiere at CCP in January 2020

Jan 16, 2020 - 12:11 PM

Lauren Greenfield's documentary will be screened at the CCP two weeks after it hosted a dinner for founding chair Imelda

The curse that is Imelda Marcos: A review of Lauren Greenfield’s 'Kingmaker' film

Nov 14, 2019 - 9:00 AM

'This is a film that makes us remember why we as young adults fought the dictatorship. We lost and the Marcoses are back, and it's time for the next generation to step up'

'The Kingmaker': A poignant reminder of the fragility of democracy

Sep 24, 2019 - 8:43 AM

Award-winning filmmaker Lauren Greenfield examines the political resurgence of the Marcoses under Duterte

MARCOS. The Kingmaker documents the improbable return to power of Former first Lady Imelda Marcos and her family's attempts to rewrite history and regain Malacañang Palace. Photo by Lauren Greenfield

Erap on who will get his endorsement: It's 'providential'

Jul 08, 2015 - 7:30 PM

Will he endorse Vice President Binay or Senator Grace Poe? Will he endorse anybody at all or run for president himself? Manila Mayor Estrada has yet to make up his mind