MANILA, Philippines – The 4th QCinema Film Festival is coming up and there are 13 feature films and 8 shorts to watch out for.
QCinema 2016, themed "One City One World," will be held from October 13 to 22 at Ayala Trinoma, Gateway Cinemas, Robinson's Galleria, and UP Town Center.
This year, there's a new category added to the lineup, the Asian Next Wave, which features movies by Asian filmmakers with fewer than two directorial features.
Aside from the films in competition, there are also special screenings, including its opening film, Park Chan-wook's The Handmaiden, which was nominated for a Palme d'Or at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival.
In celebration of the 20th death anniversary of the Polish filmmaker Krzysztof Kieślowski, his films Blue (1993), White (1994), and Red (1994) will be screened at the festival.
For the Screen International section will screen films that have been lauded in the international film festival circuit, while RainbowQC will show movies that depict the experiences of the LGBTQ community.
Digitally restored films will be shown for Back Throwback, movies from across the country will be shown for Cinema Rehiyon, and Pinoy Spotlight features Blanka by Kohki Hasei and Area by Louie Ignacio.
For the films in competition, an awards night will be held on October 19.
Here's the full lineup of movies in competition in QCinema 2016. This page will be updated with trailers as soon as they're released.
Asian Next Wave
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