Alliance Française de Chicago
810 N Dearborn St, Chicago, Illinois 60610
In celebration of Filipino American History Month, FYLPRO proudly presents Signal Rock, a film by Chito Roño as part of Asian Popup Cinema’s Season 9 Filipino Focus on Thursday Oct 3, 2019 7pm at Alliance Française in Chicago. A Q&A and exclusive reception with lead actor, Christian Bables will follow after the movie.
As a bonus, ticket holders are also eligible to claim reserved seats for a free-admission-first-come-first-served Filipino film, Miss Granny starring Sarah Geronimo on Tuesday Oct 8 at 6pm at the Harold Washington Public Library. So, that's like 2 movies and a celebrity meet-and-greet for only $25 . 100% of the net proceeds will go towards FYLPRO's annual immersion program.
Go to fylpro.org/signalrockmovie to purchase tickets (available starting August 28)
"Intoy takes care of his parents when his sister moved out to work overseas. Since he lives in a remote area in Samar, the only way he could contact his sister is by going to strange rock formations on the island."
Signal Rock, Philippine Entry to 2019 Oscars, Best Foreign Language Film
Christian Bables, Best Actor, Hanoi International Film Festival
Christian Bables, Special Jury Award for Outstanding Acting, Pista Ng Pelikulang Pilipino
Signal Rock, Critics' Choice Award, Pista Ng Pelikulang Pilipino