On November 20, MINT College’s Film students enjoyed the first day of CineFiesta with a talk from award-winning film director Erik Matti, and his editor, Jay Halili.
Rogin Losa’s Lovely is Off Air was recently announced as one of the Top Ten Finalists for the first-ever Viddsee Juree Awards for the Philippines, a filmmaker community initiative to celebrate and support filmmakers and film communities in Asia. The Singapore-based online video platform selected Losa’s film among entries from all over the country.
Meridian International (MINT) College, the first educational institution to offer the Music Business Management (MBM) program in the country, officially declared former Warner Music Philippines General Manager, Lachmi Baviera as the new head for the MBM program this November.
MINT College’s Theater Arts program head, Bernardo Bernardo has been nominated for Best Actor in a Non-Musical at the Aliw Awards 2017. He was nominated for his role as Sims in The Nether, a sci-fi thriller produced by Red Turnip Theater.
For this year’s #HimigHandog2017, Star Music has taken a radically different approach by fielding music video entries from colleges and universities across the nation. As the grand prize winner for the MYX Choice for Best Music Video 2016, MINT College was the only school chosen from Metro Manila.
"All I Need,” which talks about overcoming personal struggles and being self-sufficient, isn’t about anyone in particular, Gabbi said. “It’s about my past experiences; about trying to be independent when you feel like you’re losing yourself.”
Students from MINT College were treated to a panel discussion led and moderated by CEO and Founder of Animation Vertigo, Marla Rausch. She was joined by animators, motion capture (Mo-cap) technicians, and technical artists from Blizzard Entertainment, Vicon, House of Moves, and Faceware Technologies.
Last October 6, we honored the late Eugene Villaluz, B.S. Music Business Management (MBM) founder and former program head here at MINT College.
Out of the seven awards in the student category, MINT College’s Multimedia Arts students prove to be the cream of the crop by bringing home five major awards!
The Gold Prize went to Claudine Quintela for her Brand Design System for Manila Electric Transport.
For the Silver Prize, the winners were Ricah Icmat for “Dirty Dozen: 12 Must Try Street Food”, her Senior Project, and Chantal Arboleda for “Living with an OFW Parent”, Publication Design.
For Bronze, it was Kevin Matsuyama - “Dragon” - Pattern and Color Project, and
Vicky Tumacder – “Koi” – Pattern and Color Project.
This is the first time MINT College participated in the adobo Design Awards Asia. The fact that we won majority of the awards is quite overwhelming, but it definitely is a welcome surprise!
Congratulations, MINT students!
ATTENTION DESIGNERS! The Adobo Design Awards Asia 2017 is nigh. In partnership with Adobo Magazine, MINT College is looking forward to competing this year. Students are free to enter in the Open Category. Fun and prizes await!
The eighth edition of the annual adobo Design Awards Asia continues its partnership with the prestigious D&AD, establishing the competition as one of the key awards shows
not only in the Philippines but the rest of Asia. Current D&AD President, UK-based Bruce Duckworth leads the jury for 2017.
Open category welcomes entries from students and professionals with the theme “Inspire Humanity Through Design”, while entries to professional categories must have been commercially aired or released from March 1, 2016 to March 11, 2017.
11 March 2017 - Deadline for submission of entries
27-28 March 2017 - Judging & Exhibit
30 March 2017 - D&AD Workshop
29 March 2017 - adobo Design Series
05 April 2017 - Grand Awards Night
You are invited to attend the seminar "Nurturing Critical Thinking in K to 12 Classrooms" happening on March 11. MINT College instructor Ms. Juno Parungao, will be a guest speaker. You may register now by following the link indicated.