Janet Mock – Transgender Politics in the West Philippine Sea – Manila News

Things have been moving fast for Janet Mock. In the past year, the NYC-based transgender director, producer, and screenwriter has begun work on a couple of Netflix films and began showing people the final version of her feature film based on transgender politics in the West Philippine Sea – and it has Hollywood in a fit of anticipation.
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John Arcilla wins Best Actor in Venice – Manila News

Filipino director Erik Matti poses with the trophy he received on behalf of actor John Arcilla, the Coppa Volpi for Best Actor in “On the Job: The Missing 8”, during the Winners’ Photocall following the closing ceremony of the 78th Venice Film Festival on September 11, 2021 at Venice Lido. (Photo by Filippo MONTEFORTE / AFP)

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