But this imagination has been seen lacking slightly last year. The New Vision Award was handed over to no one, and there were only 11 films in the competition category – down by more than half from 29 in 2017. In fact, the film festival did not screen a single short film in its fourth edition in 2014, as every entries fell by the wayside in the early round. Before the call for entries for this year’s Wathann Film Festival closes on June 1, Metro looks back at the festival’s eight-year history and highlights 10 award-winning short films and documentaries. Perhaps with this inspiration, we can look forward again to seeing film creations that will spring up from the unbounded imagination. 10. Ok I’m fine The Wathann Film Festival has served as a launch pad for the superstars of tomorrow. After winning the best actor award with the short film, the child actor Pyae Pyae shot to stardom. She recently earned a central role in a blockbuster horror, The Only Mom, a … [Read more...] about Top 10 films from the Wathann Film Festival
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Is Sophie Turner, Joe Jonas’ Vegas wedding valid? Jan Milo Severo (Philstar.com) - May 3, 2019 - 4:10pm MANILA, Philippines — “Game of Thrones” actress Sophie Turner and American singer Joe Jonas recently tied the knot in Las Vegas, in a ceremony led by an Elvis Presley impersonator. The ceremony was held at the Chapel L’Amour inside A Little White Wedding Chapel hours after the couple attended the Billboard Music Awards in MGM Garden Arena. After the ceremony, TMZ posted a video of the couple taking a plunge in a jacuzzi with their wedding attire on. According to reports, Sophie’s publicist, Gertie Lowe, confirmed the marriage is official. Reports also said that the couple applied for a marriage license earlier that same day in Clark County, Nevada. Reports added that the couple will have a grand wedding ceremony in France soon. Hours after tying the knot, Joe posted … [Read more...] about Is Sophie Turner, Joe Jonas’ Vegas wedding valid?
US pop singer Joe Jonas married Game Of Thrones star Sophie Turner in a surprise wedding on Wednesday night, with the couple tying the knot in front of an Elvis Presley impersonator in Las Vegas. They exchanged vows just hours after Jonas, part of the boy band Jonas Brothers, performed with his siblings at the Billboard Music Awards in the city. A representative for the English actress, who plays Sansa Stark in the hit TV series, confirmed the couple, who got engaged in 2017, had wed. US DJ Diplo shared several videos on his Instagram account of the couple, the first showing Turner, dressed in white, and Jonas arriving at the wedding venue with the caption "Gonna hit this wedding real quick". Other videos shared on his Instagram Stories section showed Jonas, 29, waiting at the end of the aisle with a Presley impersonator dressed in red in front. The 23-year-old bride is next seen walking down the aisle wearing a veil and holding a bouquet as country duo Dan + Shay perform their song … [Read more...] about Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner marry in Las Vegas
ACTRESS Sophie Turner (best known for her role as Sansa Stark in Game Of Thrones) and singer Joe Jonas (The Jonas Brothers and DNCE) tied the knot at a private ceremony presided over by an Elvis impersonator in Las Vegas on May 1 just hours after attending the 2019 Billboard Awards ceremony together. According to PEOPLE.com, “Turner, 22, walked down the aisle at A Little White Wedding Chapel, wearing a white v-neck ensemble and a matching veil while Dan + Shay performed their hit Speechless acoustically.” Jonas’ brothers Nick and Kevin (who had performed together at the awards earlier) were at the ceremony as well. The couple have been together since 2016 and though both had confirmed their intentions to wed soon, this sudden ceremony took many by surprise. … [Read more...] about Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas marry in Vegas
Fil-Am army veteran arrested for plotting LA mass attack LOS ANGELES, United States — A Filipino-American army veteran who was allegedly plotting a large-scale terror attack near Los Angeles as revenge for the recent mass shootings in New Zealand has been arrested, authorities said Monday. Mark Steven Domingo, 26, who had combat experience in Afghanistan and recently converted to Islam, faces federal terror-related charges for plotting mass casualties via a home-made bomb at a white nationalist rally in Long Beach this past weekend, officials said. An ABS-CBN report quoted an Federal Bureau of Investigation spokesperson as saying that Domingo is of Filipino descent. "This was a case in which law enforcement was able to identify a man consumed with hate and bent on mass murder, and stop him before he could carry out his attack," US Attorney Nick Hanna told reporters. "Nevertheless, the criminal case outlines a chilling terrorism plot that … [Read more...] about Fil-Am army veteran arrested for plotting LA mass attack