from left: Confucian Inst. Dir Liu Xiao Fang, Ricardo Leong founder of Ricardo Leong Center for Chinese Studies, P.R.O.C Emb. Counselor for Political Affairs Pan Feng, ADMU Pres. Fr. Jett Villarin, Dr. Rosita Leong benefactor- Leong Initiative for Ateneo Internationalization, Shangri La Plaza EVP & Gen Mgr Lala Fojas, Confucius Inst Dir Dr Ellen Palanca, Intl Studies for Chinese Arts Pres George Uy and ADMU Chinese Painting Prof. Ceasar Cheng. Watch THE GRANDMASTER (starring Zhang Zhi Yi&Tony Leung), animation film THE LEGEND OF KUNG FU RABBIT and other Chinese films for free in Spring Film Festival at Shang Cineplex, Shang Rila Plaza Mall from Feb 13-22

The Gift of the 9th Spring Film Fest


For 9 consecutive years a mix of educational institutions and organizations like the Ateneo De manila University, Ricardo Leong Center for Chinese studies, the Cultural division of the People’s Republic of China, the Confucius Institute at the Ateneo De Manila, Ateneo Celadon and Shangri La Plaza have come together to hold the Spring Film festival.

Brad Go writes his own songs

Introducing Brad Go’s ‘Hush Project’


ON A street in Midtown Manhattan, while walking home from work late one night in September 2012, the then 25-year-old Brad Go met a beautiful girl. It was raining and she didn’t have an umbrella. Like in any romantic movie we know, in a moment like this, the guy would approach the girl and ask…

Raizza Mae Dizon and Alonzo Muhlach

New kids on the block


SMALL but terrible, insanely talented, adorably cute—we have a long list of adjectives to describe young talents of today simply because we can watch them many times over on television or on the big screen without getting bored. Having child stars in a show is one of the reasons why a television program is still…

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TNT Movie in Mumbai film fest


TNT Movie (Tago Nang Tago/Always on the Run) starts 2015 with a bang by competing in he 13th Third Eye Asian Film Festival,  with the short film screened on the first Sunday of the year, January 4, 11:30am. at the Ravindra Natya Mandir – Mini Theatre, Sayani Marg, Prabhadevi (Near Siddhi Vinayak Temple, Next To ICICI Bank), Mumbai,…