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MANO PO 7: Chinoy at HOOQ Hangouts

HOOQ Hangouts feat MANO PO 7: Chinoy

HOOQ Hangouts welcomes the year of the Fire Rooster with the screening of MANO PO 7: Chinoy last February 4th. It was my first time to experience the screening frequently offered by Asia’s largest video on demand service. Held at the Globe Iconic Store – BGC Ampitheater, the screening was free despite the fact that the movie is relatively new, ...

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The Arts and the Children with Special Needs

Samantha with coach Kenn Sioson

For me, the arts have always been the great equalizer in the society. Age, educational background, economic standing, and even if you have special needs, it really doesn’t matter, as long as you have the talent. It is, therefore, a fitting event for the arts and the children with special needs as the Center for Possibilities Foundation (CFP) stages a ...

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HOOQ Supports the Best of Philippine Cinema at the 42nd MMFF Awards Night

42nd MMFF Awards Night

HOOQ supports the best of Philippine Cinema by being the exclusive presenter of the 42nd MMFF Awards Night and its New Wave Category. This is not the first time that Asia’s largest video-on-demand service has been involved with the said film festival. It can be remembered that the short and animated film entries in 2015 were made available on HOOQ. ...

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Sitti Introduces Her New Sound in ElectroSITTI

Sitti performs Bid You Love at the presscon

Catch the country’s Bossa Nova Queen Sitti as she introduces her new sound in her upcoming concert, ElectroSITTI. Happening at the Music Museum (1502 in Greenhills, San Juan) on November 25 and 26, the concert is also a celebration of her 10th anniversary in the Philippine music scene. The concert is an ambitious experiment with the electronic dance music (EDM) ...

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Sing Your Heart Out with Sharp Active Multimedia System

Jam with Sharp Active Multimedia System

Filipinos love to sing. It’s no surprise that a Filipino invented the Karaoke Sing Along System in 1975. Although still existing today, it was eclipsed in popularity with the Videoke. As a matter of fact, there are numerous establishments in the metro offering just that, videoke! And now, you can sing your heart out with Sharp Active Multimedia System. It’s ...

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Indie Film 1st Sem Won Awards at the Indian Filmfest

The cast of 1st Sem with Writer, Director Producer Allan Ibanez (Leftmost end) and Dexter Hemedez (Rightmost end)

The indie film 1st Sem starring Lotlot de Leon, Darwin Yu, Miguel Bagtas, Sebastian Vargas & Allan Paule has been receiving recognition left and right. After the Best Picture nomination at the 2nd CineFilipino Filmfest, the film won Best Feature Film at the All Lights India International Film Festival. Lead actor Lotlot de Leon also received the Sole Acting Citation ...

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