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February 13, 2018 4:03 PM ‘Birdshot’ flies to Annonay

Mikhail Red’s “Birdshot” continues to travel abroad over a year after premiering and winning the top prize in the Asian Future section of the Tokyo International Film Festival in 2016. The Filipino movie was recently shown at the 35th Annonay International Premiere Film Festival, held in France from Feb. 2 to 12. “Birdshot” has been to over 20 film festivals 7

December 15, 2017 2:37 PM ‘Birdshot’ snubbed for top foreign-language film list at Oscars

The Filipino film "Birdshot" didn't make it to the shortlist of nominees in the Foreign Language Film category of the 90th Academy Awards, it was revealed Thursday. Directed by Mikhail Red, “Birdshot” won Best Picture at the Asian Future Film Competition of the 29th Tokyo International Film Festival. It was also the opening entry of this year's Cinemalaya 6

December 3, 2017 4:04 PM ‘Birdshot’ star wins in Vietnam

Mary Joy Apostol, the young lead star of Mikhail Red’s acclaimed film, “Birdshot,” won best actress at the Asean Film Awards in Vietnam recently. Apostol told the Inquirer that she’s “overjoyed.” “I didn’t expect that I’d win there. I feel super blessed,” she told the Inquirer. In “Birdshot,” she plays Maya, a farmer’s daughter who accidentally kills 7

December 1, 2017 2:10 AM Mary Joy Apostol of 'Birdshot' Wins Best Actress in ASEAN Film Awards

Birdshot, one of the most critically acclaimed films of this year, continues to make its mark all over the world. After being chosen to represent the Philippines in the Oscars’ Foreign Film category, their lead actress also won big at the first ASEAN Film Awards. Mary Joy Apostol, who plays Maya, was named Best Actress in Da Nang, Vietnam. The film awards 7

November 29, 2017 6:07 PM ‘Birdshot’ star wins Best Actress at ASEAN Film Awards in Vietnam

To quote Liza Diño, chairperson of the Film Development Council of the Philippines, "Birdshot" once again soared high in the international scene. This, after Mary Joy Apostol, lead actress of the Mikhail Red-directed feature, took home the top female acting honor at the first ASEAN Film Awards in Vietnam on Wednesday. Singapore's "A Yellow Bird" won Best Picture 7

October 12, 2017 6:59 PM Australian award-giving body shortlists ‘Birdshot’ for top Asian film prize

It's already the country's official entry to the Best Foreign Language Film category of the 2018 Academy Awards. And now, Mikhail Red's "Birdshot" will also be competing for the inaugural Best Asian Film award of the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA), it was revealed Thursday night. The indie production, about the intertwining 8

October 5, 2017 3:46 PM WATCH: 'Birdshot' director back with new film about war on drugs

Last year, a young filmmaker burst onto the scene with an exciting indie called "Birdshot," about a girl who unwittingly kills an endangered bird and an idealistic rookie cop who spirals into a heartless brutal executioner. It won Best Picture at the Asian Future Film Competition of the 29th Tokyo International Film Festival, and is now the country's 9

September 26, 2017 5:26 PM ‘Birdshot’ to Represent PHL in Oscars

UNITED NEWS INTERNATIONAL (UNI) — The Philippines has chosen an official entry to the 2018 Academy Awards. Mystery thriller “Birdshot,” written and directed by Mikhail Red, was chosen to represent the country in the foreign films category. “Birdshot” tells the story of a farm girl named Maya who mistakenly shot a Philippine eagle and the consequences 14

August 20, 2017 6:04 PM 'Birdshot,' 'Patay na si Hesus', '100 Tula' bag special prizes

MANILA -- The Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP), through its Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino, awarded special prizes to three entries in the film festival during its thanksgiving night Sunday. "Birdshot" by Mikhail Red was given the Critic's Choice Award, while "100 Daang Tula Para Kay Stella" by Jason Paul Laxaman brought home the Audience's 14

June 26, 2017 3:19 AM Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla's Drama 'Barcelona' Is Part of South Korea's BiFan Film Festival

Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla’s drama film Barcelona: A Love Untold will be showcased in the 21st Bucheon International Fantastic (BiFan) Film Festival in South Korea. It’ll be part of the festival’s Best of Asia program. The film, directed by Olivia M. Lamasan, is a story of two people who found each other in Barcelona, Spain after a series of past mistakes 45