Events

February 25 2014

Jessica Cox is a motivational speaker so Ortigas Library Foundation invites you to an evening of listening to this incredible young woman achieve her dreams. In this world, Persons with Disabilities (PWD) have to work so much harder to gain acceptance and respect, get a job and have a satisfying life. Listen to how Jessica did it and set your own course as well.


February 13 2014

Oro, Plata, Mata is one of the best films directed by Peque Gallaga. It is considered as one of the films that most likely to be a masterpiece in the Philippines.



It tells the story of a family who is scared to be involved in the war and decided to go to the woods in which they have created huts and rooms for their family but as the longer they stay there the nearer they get to danger.


December 9 2013

Despite having lost their houses and some losing their loved ones and having fled to Manila to live with relatives, 190 Leyte and Samar teachers want to go back and teach some more.


December 5 2013

There are countless books on that period and the role Gen. Douglas MacArthur played, but there are many unanswered questions: Was MacArthur able to prepare for the impending war with Japan? Was there complacency; a sense that America was invincible? How could a surprise aerial attack occur at Clark Field destroying much of the Air Force planes.


November 27 2013

Winter 1943. A battalion of the Blue Division encounters a series of horses' heads scattered on the frozen surface of a lake. The bodies are submerged beneath the ice.


November 6 2013

Pablo aka "El Bola" is a twelve-year-old boy who suffers abuse by his father.


September 21 2013

A day tour of Pila Laguna's heritage town, local cuisine and a lecture on a rare book printed in Pila on 1613 entitled "Vocabulario de Lengua Tagala"


September 18 2013

The Grandfather (Spanish: El abuelo) is a 1998 Spanish drama film written, produced and directed by José Luis Garci. It stars Fernando Fernán-Gómez,Cayetana Guillén Cuervo and Rafael Alonso.


September 11 2013

La Colmena ( The Beehive or The Hive) is a 1982 Spanish film directed by Mario Camus.


August 28 2013

Silencio Roto is highly romantic–and the fate of these star-crossed lovers–Lucia and Manuel is set against the national discord in Spain. By Montxo Armendariz (2001).


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