Autotelic lets go of its painful past with hopeful new single ‘Iwan’

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When Filipino pop-rock bands in the early 2010s started to gain mainstream prominence, Autotelic emerged as one of the movement’s leading voices. From churning heartfelt anthems that reflect the sentiments and triumphs of the current generation to rocking the stage with unforgettable performances, the six-piece band sets the standards of what modern pop songcraft is all about: beautifully resonant at its most melancholic, and defenseless in its poignant honesty. Fast forward to 2021, Autotelic’s music still hits home. Their work has been consistent in eloquently expressing the woes and rewards of being young, in love and emotionally wrecked, and is informed not so much by its time, but by timelessness and enduring appeal. These qualities are inevitably present on “Iwan,” Autotelic’s new single released under MCA Music Inc. Teeming with earnestness and indelible pop sensibilities, Autotelic’s latest track sticks to the quivering fragility that often permeates their material. But this ti

The big picture in 13th Cinemalaya.

 Filmmakers, film critics, folks and fellas have gathered once more at the CCP Tanghalang Nicanor Abelardo lobby for the official media launch of the 13th edition of Cinemalaya. The annual Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival presented by the Cultural Center Of The Philippines in partnership with the Cinemalaya Foundation will be screened from August 4 to 13, 2017 at the various venues of the CCP.
The Film makers for Short Film Catgeory.
The winners of the festival will be announced on August 13, 2017 at the CCP Main Theater during the Cinemalaya Awards Night. Established in 2005, Cinemalaya has showcased critically acclaimed and award winning films in local and international competitions and festivals. 127 full feature independent films and 106 short films has been supported and promoted by Cinemalaya to date. With the theme " See The Big Picture, " the festival will screen nine full-length films and for the first time in the history of Cinemalaya, instead of the usual 10, there will be 12 short films to be featured.
Cast of "Ang Guro kong di marunong magbasa with Cinemalaya head Laurice Guillen.
The Film makers for Full Lenght Category.
Full Length Category
1. Ang Guro Kong Di Marunong Magbasa by Perry Escano
2. Ang Pamilyang Hindi Lumuluha by Mes de Guzman
3. Baconaua by Joseph Israel Laban
4. Bagahe by Zig Madamba Dulay
5. Kiko Boksingero by Thop Nazareno
6. Nabubulok by Sonny Calvento
7. Requited by Nerissa Picadizo
8. Respeto by Alberto Monteras II
9. Sa Gabing Nanahimik Ang Mga Kuliglig by Iar Lionel Arondaing
Cast of "Ang Pamilyang Hindi Lumuluha.

The Film makers of  13th Cinemalaya
Short Film Category
1. Aliens Ata by Glenn Barit
2. Bawod by TM Malones
3. Fatima Marie Torres And The Invasion Of Space Shuttle Pilipinas 25 by Carlo Francisco Manatad
4. Hilom by P.R. Patindol
5. Islabodan by Juan Carlo Tarobal
6. Juana And The Sacred Shores by Antonne Santiago
7. Lola Loleng by Che Tagyamon
8. Manong Ng Pa-aling by E del Mundo
9. Maria by JP Habac
10. Nakauwi Na by Marvin Cabangunay and Jaynus Olaivar
11. Nakaw by Arvin Belarmino and Noel Escondo
12. Sorry For The Inconvenience by Carl Adrian Echavez.
Cast of Kiko Boksingero.
This year's festival edition will pay tribute to legendary actress Lolita Rodriguez with the screening of Tinimbang Ka Ngunit Kulang (1974), Ina, Kapatid, Anak (1979) and Lucia (1992). Another tribute to the late acclaimed director Gil Portes is happening. Mulanay (1996), Mga Munting Tinig (2002) and Two Funerals (2010) will have a special screening.

Visit
www.cinemalaya.org

Call:
CCP Media Arts at 832-1125 local 1704-1705
CCP Box Office at 832-3704

Text and Photos by Gilbert Kim Sancha 

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