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Wolf Totem: An extraordinary tale of Man vs. Beast

Maybe everyone tried or encountered once in their life to get or adopt a dog as a companion, pet or for whatever reason but what if instead of a typical dog, a man decided to adopt and foster a wolf cub. Did it work? And for what reason such a man will do it? The…… Continue reading Wolf Totem: An extraordinary tale of Man vs. Beast

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Spring Film Festival 2017: A Celebration of Chinese Art and Culture

  Now on its 11th year, the annual Spring Film Festival would again showcase different forms of art from the Filipino-Chinese community. The five day celebration will be composed of the Gala Night and Chinese Fashion Show, the Film Showing of six featured Chinese films, Chinese Painting Exhibit, Chinese Music Concert, and a Chinese Pastel…… Continue reading Spring Film Festival 2017: A Celebration of Chinese Art and Culture

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Chinese Music Concert, a celebration of Chinese and Filipinos

“We cater to everyone, this is not for the Chinese people only. Actually, this is to encourage everyone to celebrate Chinese New Year with us.”—Ms. Jubilee Ong, Spring Film Festival Organizer An afternoon of beautiful Chinese melodies was brought to Shangri-La Plaza by the Ateneo-Ricardo Leong Center for Chinese Studies as they celebrate the Chinese…… Continue reading Chinese Music Concert, a celebration of Chinese and Filipinos

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Book of Love: A Movie For The Hopeless Romantics

I recently viewed the Chinese movie “Book of Love” and just like what I’ve said in the title, it’s a perfect movie for the hopeless romantic, as its unifying thread is Love. The movie Book of Love, also known as Finding Mr. Right 2 is a Chinese produced film released in 2016. It was written…… Continue reading Book of Love: A Movie For The Hopeless Romantics

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Paintings, films, etc.; Chinese Culture showcased at Spring Film Festival

Last January 25 to 29, Shangri-la Plaza hosts the annual Spring Film Festival with the hashtag #ShangCNY2017 showcasing the Chinese culture from painting exhibits, a concert, and especially the highlight of the event, the free film screening of award-winning Chinese films. According to the organizers, the festival aims to bring the Chinese culture nearer to…… Continue reading Paintings, films, etc.; Chinese Culture showcased at Spring Film Festival

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Action-Comedy Movie Horseplay, Brings Fun and Laughter to the Viewers

Honestly speaking I don’t usually watch an Asian film if it’s not a thriller or horror type of movie. I can’t explain the reason why.  I don’t know if it’s because I don’t get their plot when I watched their movie once or I just don’t like watching it. That is why when I was…… Continue reading Action-Comedy Movie Horseplay, Brings Fun and Laughter to the Viewers

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Chinese-Blood Performers Amazed the Crowd on the Celebration of the Lunar Year

Chinese community gathered today, January 28, 2017 at the Shangri-la Plaza Grand Atrium for their annual celebration of the Spring Film Festival in line with the Chinese Lunar Year. Today’s event mainly focuses on the different voices of different ages of Chinese people. The event was entitled as Chinese Music Concert wherein 5 different performers…… Continue reading Chinese-Blood Performers Amazed the Crowd on the Celebration of the Lunar Year