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Every Japanese film you can watch for free at this year’s Japanese Film Fest Online

The Japan Foundation has made 20 classic and contemporary films available for streaming from Feb. 14 to 27

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With ‘We Aren’t Kids Anymore,’ Ateneo BlueRep reminds us adult feelings are valid, too

Ateneo Blue Repertory’s newbie production offers a virtual hug for struggling young adults

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What is Philippine cinema? This documentary looks back at the industry’s past 100 years

This documentary will change the way you think about Filipino films

REP has nailed the recipe for online children’s theater, “The Great Christmas Cookie Bake-Off” proves

This sweet theater comeback is packed with takeaways for both young and adult audiences alike

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Ayala Museum and library reopen soon for your indoor bookish date

The Ayala Museum and the Filipinas Heritage Library have new looks and you can sneak a peek on Dec. 4.

Stream PETA’s ‘Under My Skin’ in commemoration of World AIDS Day

The drama based on real-life people and events will stream from Nov. 26 to 28 and Nov. 30 to Dec. 5

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This online OPM musical captures all our pandemic feels

It is put together by the Pinoy Playlist Music Festival curators, including National Artist for Music Ryan Cayabyab

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3 local theater shows to watch out for soon

The country’s biggest performing arts institutions are streaming new shows this October and November. Here’s how to catch the big stage on your screens

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Just to be clear, F. Sionil Jose isn’t envious of Maria Ressa’s Nobel Prize

After stating that Ressa did not deserve the award, the writer has more to say, including that the Nobel Prize ‘is for Peace, not Literature’

‘Lapulapu’ musical at the Met goes live this month

The musical celebrates the quincentennial of the historic victory at Mactan and the reopening of the newly-restored Metropolitan Theater