Escolta Film Journal

August 16, 2010 at 2:19 pm 1 comment

It’s about time.

We go back to the history of Philippine Cinema – breaking down the walls, ploughing through the forest of happenings from the decades that were once unknown to us. We discover the forgotten details of the past, we remember the revolutions and its sentiments, and we reestablish the dreams of before.

We look at today, and we see the glimmer of the prayers and dreams for cinema that have attempted to materialize, we feel the play of emotion between sorrow and love of the believers of film. And with that, we decide at once. We put together the best works, words of inspiration, all of which we intend to fulfill the hopes of the wishful.

With the love for Philippine Cinema and all it entails, after more than three months of what seemed like forever, of unending passionate labor, with moments of slight disappointment and even doubt in between, we have finally come to the end of it, or rather, the beginning – our labor of love, the ESCOLTA Film Journal.


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Entry filed under: artnots, film.

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1 Comment Add your own

  • 1. barrycyrus  |  August 19, 2010 at 11:20 pm

    Saw this at robbie’s blog. and wow for the effort to stir up the arts! 🙂


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