Pablo A. Tariman
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Millennials who can’t cope with love & career
by Pablo A. Tariman - October 5, 2019 - 12:00am
There is an outpouring of films on millennials these days and chances are, the characters are glued to cellphones and laptop and starting new career as vloggers and constantly monitoring subscribers and figuring...
John Denver Trending in Busan Fest
by Pablo A. Tariman - October 3, 2019 - 12:00am
Arden Rod Condez’s John Denver Trending which won Best Film in the recent edition of Cinemalaya is headed for the 24th Busan International film Festival which opens Oct. 6.
Between loving & lusting
by Pablo A. Tariman - September 18, 2019 - 12:00am
My first candidate for Best Actress in the ongoing Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino (PPP) is Sue Ramirez, who stars in Cuddle Weather written and directed by Rod Marmol.
Ordinary people in Pamilya Ko
by Pablo A. Tariman - September 12, 2019 - 12:00am
Pamilya Ko must be a difficult teleserye to mount.
The joys & sorrows of motherhood
by Pablo A. Tariman - September 4, 2019 - 12:00am
On this rainy evening in this high-end shopping mall, Sylvia Sanchez talks with a couple of media friends on a subject close to her heart: Motherhood.
A beautiful variation on La Vie En Rose
by Pablo A. Tariman - August 15, 2019 - 12:00am
Joji Alonso’s directorial debut in the film Belle Douleur (Beautiful Pain) is quite an auspicious one.
The ultra daring millennials
by Pablo A. Tariman - August 7, 2019 - 12:00am
You can see that this is a very sensitive film to showcase from the limited presscon guests and its ultra daring teaser and film excerpts.
Anatomy of a marriage according to Michael V.
by Pablo A. Tariman - July 30, 2019 - 12:00am
Truth to tell, one did not expect much from Michael V.’s latest movie output. One initially dismissed it as probably another improvised episode from his hit TV sitcom, Pepito Manaloto.
Concert potpourri ala-Annabelle
by Pablo A. Tariman - July 10, 2019 - 12:00am
In her mid-60s, Annabelle Rama has remained radiant and yes, quite beauteous as one got to be introduced to her in this concert production called Best Night Ever.
The good life
by Pablo A. Tariman - June 27, 2019 - 12:00am
Covering product launching of fastidiously designed, if, high-end smartphones was like entering the set of Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street.
Finally, a beautiful horror film
by Pablo A. Tariman - June 17, 2019 - 12:00am
In the wake of the showing of a highly ambitious film that confused instead of horrify, Derick Cabrido’s Clarita is like a whiff of fresh air in the horror genre.
The prime of Ricky D.
by Pablo A. Tariman - June 15, 2019 - 12:00am
There is an air of death and despair as one hears what sounds like a funeral sonata in the presscon of Derick Cabrido’s exorcism film, Clarita.
One love too many
by Pablo A. Tariman - June 5, 2019 - 12:00am
Easy Ferrer’s Finding You is yet another curious look into the unpredictable world of the millennials.
A nostalgic journey into a bygone era
by Pablo A. Tariman - June 4, 2019 - 12:00am
More than a historical drama, Matthew Rosen’s Quezon’s Game is also a nostalgic journey into a bygone era.
Pavarotti’s life now a full-length film
by Pablo A. Tariman - May 29, 2019 - 12:00am
Legendary icons of classical music are now fast being recalled in film documentaries.
Hava Nagila: The song that gave birth to Quezon’s Game
by Pablo A. Tariman - May 22, 2019 - 12:00am
Largely ignored in history books, it turned out President Manuel L. Quezon had a hand in saving more than 1,200 Jews facing imminent death from the Nazis from 1937 to 1941.
Beautiful story & fine acting
by Pablo A. Tariman - May 16, 2019 - 12:00am
Just when you thought you have had enough of predictable stories with two lead characters carrying the weight of box office acceptance, here comes another film shot abroad (Saga, Japan) and still emerging a runaway...
Millennial heartbreak
by Pablo A. Tariman - May 9, 2019 - 12:00am
Heavy downpour rendered some parking areas of the UP Film Center partly flooded and it could have been evocative of the valley of tears director Nestor Abrojena tried to wrench from his audience in his latest output,...
A battered wife’s tale
by Pablo A. Tariman - April 16, 2019 - 12:00am
Many things work in favor of Ronald Carballo’s Jesusa, an entry in the recent edition of the Sinag Maynila Film Festival.
Once upon a stormy night
by Pablo A. Tariman - April 12, 2019 - 12:00am
The age of insightful romance (Ulan, Alone/Together) has invaded Philippine cinema and it isn’t the least surprising that women directors are behind them.
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