When independent filmmaker Brillante Mendoza was growing up, people made fun of his name and called him Diamond.
Brillante Mendoza's "Captive" forcefully dramatizes the 2001-02 Dos Palmas hostage crisis.
A rambunctious, stylish shout-out from Uganda, "Divizionz" marks an entirely fresh alternative to every dominant trend in African filmmaking.
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner1Daily:$7.8M Cumulative:$32.5M Fox -42.23%
A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones2Daily:$2.9M Cumulative:$12.8M Universal Pictures -42.27%
This Is Where I Leave You
This Is Where I Leave You3Daily:$2.7M Cumulative:$11.6M Warner Brothers -44.36%
Digital technology, government support, new facilities and a sense of adventure in local filmmakers conspired to give the Philippine industry a shot in the arm.