It’s that time of the year again. It’s Metro Manila Film Festival. Again.
Much has been said about the MMFF. To expound on how shitty and commercialized this festival has become is to just preach to the choir at this point.
But I wonder if this year’s festival would earn just as much as last year’s, considering the failed economic policies that plagued the Philippines in 2018. The enactment of TRAIN Law and the rising inflation have greatly affected the typical MMFF market, and the people with money to spare are too disillusioned (or too high brow) to watch Vice Ganda deliver the same tired jokes over and over again.
(Un)fortunately I don’t have access to any of the Magic 8 movies. Still I watched the trailers and I wrote some notes too.
Now let’s begin the killing. Charot.Continue reading “MMFF 2018 Trailer Reviews”