Haridas nears GM hunt in Vietnam tilt

23 March 2015, 7:25 am

INTERNATIONAL Master Haridas Pascua looks poised to score his Grand Master norm in the on-going 5th HD Bank Cup International Chess Championships in Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. The Baguio City-based wood pusher currently ranks third overall after five rounds of contest in the international sports e... Read More »

Entertainment Expo Hong Kong Opens

23 March 2015, 4:34 am

FILMART to Explore New Industry Frontiers HONG KONG, Mar 23, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - The 11th edition of the prestigious Entertainment Expo Hong Kong opened today, raising the curtain the industry's largest ...... Read More »

Film fest in Anaheim signals new wave of Vietnamese filmmakers

20 March 2015, 9:40 am

ANAHEIM, California -- Whether you gravitate towards Kung Fu, action heroes or evil spirits that possess the dead, this year's Viet Film Fest lineup is sure to appeal to a range of cinematic tastes. The 2015 festival, co-sponsored by Wells Fargo, is happening April 16-19 at UltraLuxe Cinemas in ... Read More »

Eastwood says he was asked to take lead role in 'Apocalypse Now'

20 March 2015, 12:40 am

Doug G. Ware HOLLYWOOD, March 20 (UPI) -- Actor Martin Sheen is perhaps best known for playing the lead role in the 1979 film Apocalypse Now, but that role could have gone to superstar Clint Eastwood.... Read More »

Entertainment Expo Hong Kong Kicks Off Next Week

17 March 2015, 3:32 am

10 World-class Events in Music, Digital Entertainment & Film HONG KONG, Mar 17, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - The curtain is set to rise on the 11th edition of the prestigious Entertainment Expo Hong Kong on ...... Read More »

Haridas resumes GM hunt in 5th HD Bank tilt

16 March 2015, 6:27 am

ON TRACK for his second GM norm this year, International Master Haridas Pascua resumes his bid in the 5th HD Bank Cup International Open Chess Championships in Vietnam starting March 17. Pascua, rated as the number 12 in the active player’s list of the Philippines, resumes his hunt for his next GM... Read More »

'The Thoughts That Once We Had': Film Review

13 March 2015, 5:30 pm

Thom Andersen's latest finds the L.A.-based academic and filmmaker grappling with the portrayal of history in 20th-century cinema read more... Read More »

Breathe French

10 March 2015, 1:45 pm

In view of Bonjour Cinema, Francophone Film Festival in Colombo the organizing committee cordially invites you to the press conference.... Read More »

CAAMFest: 5 movies to see at Asian-American film festival

10 March 2015, 6:15 am

One of the Bay Area's most beloved film festivals -- CAAMFest -- kicks off this week, continuing its celebration of Asian and Asian-American cinema and showcasing the work of emerging filmmakers.... Read More »

Vista takes supporting role at the NZFC

1 March 2015, 8:34 am

Murray Holdaway is an unlikely star of the silver screen. Affable and laid back, he is a regular at international film industry events such as trade shows; but unlike Sir Peter Jackson he is not a regular on the red carpet.The chief...... Read More »