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Award-winning short films showcased at Pelicula-Spanish filmfest

Award-winning short films showcased at Pelicula-Spanish filmfest

The short films are the Philippines’ “Tarang”, Thailand’s “Aninsri Daeng”, Australia’s “Groundhog Night” and Spain’s “A la Cara”.

PELICULA’s Audience Choice films set for free online screening

PELICULA’s Audience Choice films set for free online screening

The five selected films for the Audience Choice Award at the PELÍCULA-Spanish Film Festival will have a virtual screening on Oct. 10 at 6 pm, through the Festival’s platform www.pelikula.es.

“Tarang” pedals to international recognition

“Tarang” pedals to international recognition

Tarang tells the story of Rodel, a pedicab driver who lives along with his wife, a prostitute, and their daughter in the slums of Manila.

‘El cover’ opens the PELÍCULA Spanish Film Festival today, Oct 1

‘El cover’ opens the PELÍCULA Spanish Film Festival today, Oct 1

“El cover” is a musical comedy depicting the life of Dani who is an aspiring singer but is afraid to fail like his father. One summer, he meets Sandra and with her, he discovers how to love, the struggle of anonymous singers, and how to make his dreams into reality.

PELÍCULA-Spanish Film Festival goes virtual Oct 1-10

PELÍCULA-Spanish Film Festival goes virtual Oct 1-10

Cinema enthusiasts are in for a treat this year as PELÍCULA-Spanish Film Festival returns to virtual screens from October 1 to 10, 2021.

State of the Outfit Review: SONA fashion under six years of Duterte administration

State of the Outfit Review: SONA fashion under six years of Duterte administration

Less than a year before President Rodrigo Duterte’s term ends, we take a look back at how public officials presented themselves on SONAs throughout the years. What is the state of their SONA outfits? Have they improved? Or did they just get worse over the years?

Pack light and save the earth!

Pack light and save the earth!

Whether you are an SME owner or a friend wanting to send care packages to your loved ones, here are some eco-friendly packaging options if you are carbon footprint-conscious.

Your Next Home Buddies Budol: 9 WFH essentials under P2,000

Your Next Home Buddies Budol: 9 WFH essentials under P2,000

If you’re wondering what next budol items to find in Home Buddies, look no further! We’ve scoured 6 WFH essentials to keep you productive and motivated.

Lockdown? Charge up!

Lockdown? Charge up!

Check out these unique power charging and management tips that can help ease your stay-at-home and work-from-home experience.

Ways to light up family bondings indoors

Ways to light up family bondings indoors

Check out the lockdown activities you can enjoy with these modular light panels.

The Different Shades of Pandemic Friendships

The Different Shades of Pandemic Friendships

Like couples, friends also have to make do with LDR relationships during the pandemic. After more than a year of quarantine restrictions, how do pandemic friendships look like?

Filipina Beauty Queens Through The Years: Where are they now?

Filipina Beauty Queens Through The Years: Where are they now?

If you are wondering what previous Filipina Queens have been up to now, this might give you the answer.

LIST: Dirtbusters! Cleaning helpers to your service

LIST: Dirtbusters! Cleaning helpers to your service

If in your house there’s something weird and it don’t look good, who you gonna call? These dirtbusters! Read more for a quick list of professional cleaning services that are one call away.

Devices for WFH professionals, essential workers

Devices for WFH professionals, essential workers

Don’t leave or stay at home without these.

Standing one’s ground

Standing one’s ground

T u m i n d i g ✊🏼

This was the hashtag Tarantadong Kalbo used in their post last July 17, 2021. Short but powerful — garnering over 47k reactions, 3k, and 14k shares in less than two weeks since it was posted, this artwork has instantly caused a stir amongst Filipinos.

ANILAO UNDERWATER SHOOTOUT IS BACK!

ANILAO UNDERWATER SHOOTOUT IS BACK!

After a two-year hiatus, Anilao’s thriving marine life will once again take the spotlight under and above the sea in the 2021 Anilao Underwater Shootout (AUS) Redux, slated on December 1 to 5, 2021.

Get vaccinated, get perks

Get vaccinated, get perks

Here are some reasons and perks to convince you to get vaccinated.

YOUR ADOBO, YOUR RULES

YOUR ADOBO, YOUR RULES

Ever wondered what else you can do with your Adobo? Check out some of the twists and styles you can try to this classic dish.

Two PHL companies top 2021 Best Workplaces in Asia list

Two PHL companies top 2021 Best Workplaces in Asia list

Two Philippine companies top the 2021 Best Workplaces in Asia list in two different categories, while seven others join other Asian companies to complete the 2021 roster.

LIST: Sunflower fields across the country for IG-worthy sablay pictures

LIST: Sunflower fields across the country for IG-worthy sablay pictures

For those who want to see the flowers bloom as a parting gift to the graduates or for the few who simply want to shoot IG-worthy photos with the mirasols, here’s a rundown of sunflower fields in the country.

My CGM Story: Nursing my hair and self-confidence back to life

My CGM Story: Nursing my hair and self-confidence back to life

Damaged hair got you frazzled? Learn how I reversed years of damage to achieve healthy hair!

Spruce up those minimalist walls

Spruce up those minimalist walls

With no major renovation required, you can transform your walls from drab to totally fab with these few handy tips and tricks!

Role of EU Space Programmes in pandemic and natural disasters addressed

Role of EU Space Programmes in pandemic and natural disasters addressed

The European Union (EU) looks to pursue an advancement of its Copernicus and Galileo space programmes in the Philippines that would help address disaster risk prevention, environmental challenges, and even the COVID-19 pandemic for a stronger and more shock-resilient economy and society.

IoT firm debuts gaming-ready smart lighting in PHL market

IoT firm debuts gaming-ready smart lighting in PHL market

Ready to sport your gaming-ready room like your favorite gamers and streamers? Check out these smart lighting features that can help you with exactly that.

Smart lighting wood-finish panels for cozier personal spaces

Smart lighting wood-finish panels for cozier personal spaces

Personal spaces, especially our bedrooms, can have a major influence on our emotions, moods, and productivity—from the color palette we choose for our walls to the furniture where we relax; from cozy, crisp linens to the warm and ambient smart lighting that sets the right mood.

Transform Plain Spaces with Free Form Lighting: Light up your home with Nanoleaf’s LED smart light panels

Transform Plain Spaces with Free Form Lighting: Light up your home with Nanoleaf’s LED smart light panels

Know how the Nanoleaf Shapes Line can transform your space with just a tap of a finger.

Gen Z-er grows her plantita start-up amid the pandemic

Gen Z-er grows her plantita start-up amid the pandemic

Chin up, girl. If 21-year-old Steph could do it, you absolutely can too.

From Pot to Plate and Growing Up Urban Gardening

From Pot to Plate and Growing Up Urban Gardening

Following in the footsteps of Mother Ricky Reyes, Steph proves that his imparted wisdom has beautifully blossomed as she now cultivates her very first start-up.

Start from the seed: Tips for Neophyte Plantitos and Plantitas

Start from the seed: Tips for Neophyte Plantitos and Plantitas

Do you want to delve into the plant parenting responsibility? Here are some handy seedstarter 101 tips!

EU promotes friendship and partnership with children’s cultural festival

EU promotes friendship and partnership with children’s cultural festival

Filipino children are off for a great adventure this summer as the European Union Delegation to the Philippines mounts the virtual edition of the annual cultural festival “Lakbayin Natin ang EU” on 16 May 2021, 10 a.m., via the EU in the Philippines Facebook Page.

Green Tips: Revamp your Home Using Indoor Plants

Green Tips: Revamp your Home Using Indoor Plants

Here are some noteworthy green tips from these certified plantitos and plantitas.

Women in Diplomacy featured in EU Delegation and Foreign Service Institute Webinar

Women in Diplomacy featured in EU Delegation and Foreign Service Institute Webinar

Today, more and more women are at the helm of diplomacy and achieving success in the field, closing the gender gap while also moving closer toward gender equality.