Tag Archive for Indie Film

Glaiza de Castro gets daring in indie film with Dennis Trillo

MANILA, Philippines – Nagkatrabaho na before sina Glaiza de Castro at Dennis Trillo sa prime time action-fantasy series “Gagambino,” but when the Cinemalaya season comes around, expect to see sa different connection between them in their independent film offering “Astig.”

Excited si Glaiza na makatrabaho si Dennis noon sa “Gagambino” dahil sa first time nilang magkasama sa isang TV show. Ngayon, there’s another reason for her to be excited in their second project together.

This will show how versatile this youngstar is. I hope she will not get too sexy.

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Tessie Tomas: For the love of indie movies

Tessie Tomas stars in another indie titled Padre de Pamilya playing a corrupt town mayor, reminiscent of her stand-up comedy spoof Meldita

Tessie Tomas stars in another indie titled Padre de Pamilya playing a corrupt town mayor, reminiscent of her stand-up comedy spoof Meldita

MANILA, Philippines – Since she played a supporting part in the suspense thriller, Taxi ni Pilo, directed by UP student Milo Alto-Paz, Tessie Tomas has been drawn to acting in independent films. Thus, she has been seen in noteworthy indie projects like Connie Macatuno’s Rome & Juliet, Chris Martinez’s 100 and Dante Garcia’s Ploning, among others.

“I have a soft spot for young directors,” Tessie allows. “I believe young people have many brilliant ideas and I can learn from them. They are very adventurous. I want to be counted as a supporter of indie films which, I believe, are doing well.”  Read more…

Mrs. Tessie Tomas co-stars in indie film entitled Padre de Pamilya were Cedric Jose, Ariel Rivera, and Jackyln Jose.  Another independent film that will open the mind of viewers to what is really happening now in our society.