Perspectives
A Case of Stolen Creativity: How an Online Search Winner Slumped from Promising Artist to ‘Alleged’ Plagiarist
by: Cholo Katipunan | August 6, 2020

Long before the cheers and calls for celebration quieted down for his one million peso-win in an online search, 21-year-old newcomer CJ Villavicencio is in hot water. Even louder than his recent victory is the controversy that followed soon after an intricate look at his winning piece revealed hints–if not glaring evidences–of plagiarism.

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Pop
That Ostrich on the Loose is the Pandemic Stress Relief We Never Knew We Needed
by: Cholo Katipunan | August 5, 2020

Call us crazy but, who here for a split-second thought Jumanji caused this viral ostrich to run wild?

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Events & Festivals
Stream Consciousness: Cinemalaya 2020 Ushers in the Future of Film Festivals
by: Cholo Katipunan | July 17, 2020

On its first ever digital run, the iconic Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival introduces us to ‘Stream Consciousness’. See the ten short films that you can

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Perspectives
In BL We Trust: An Adage and Call for Proper LGBTQIA+ Representation at the Height of the Phenomenon
by: Cholo Katipunan | July 13, 2020

At the height of BL phenomenon, one statement lingers: “Give LGBTQIA+ roles to LGBTQIA+ artists.”

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