Some Reviews of GRACELAND
GRACELAND Review - THE NEW YORK TIMES/Jeannette Catsoulis (Positive)GRACELAND is a "NYT Critics' Pick" Review will be included in the Friday, 4/26 print edition
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Theatrical Release of GRACELAND by Ron Morales 4/26
Here we are. GRACELAND by Ron Morales will open in 21 theaters nationwide this Friday, April 26th.
Please find below the theater listing.
As well, there are FB... Read more
Graceland - VOD/iTunes 3/28 and Theaters 4/26
Award-winning Breakout Filipino Thriller
If the news hasn't reached you all yet, the GRACELAND team is honored to inform you all that GRACELAND will be released on VOD/iTunes 3/28 and... Read more
Tickets On Sale - Fantasia International Film Festival
Tickets go on sale today, JULY 17 at 1PM!!!
See you in Montreal!
Tickets On Sale - Traverse City Film Festival
Come experience GRACELAND in the theater!
Tickets go on sale Sun, Jul 15 --- today --- for Friends of the Festival --- to join click here:
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Next Up - GRACELAND @ Traverse City Film Festival
We're overjoyed that GRACELAND supporter Michael Moore chosen the film to screen at his prestigious Traverse City Film Festival.
If you're in the Michigan area, come experience GRACELAND on August... Read more
Link to Purchase Tickets
To purchase tickets for the three screenings of Graceland at Tribeca, please use this link: https://tickets.tribecafilm.com/Online/default.asp
Hope to see you in the theater in April!
No One Is Blameless
Director Ron Morales , one of the most exciting new voices of the Filipino new wave, discusses the harrowing themes in his complex thriller Graceland.
By Karen Kemmerle
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indieWIRE - Project of the Month - Poll Open
friends and supporters:
The race is on! Graceland is currently up to be indieWIRE's Project of the Month.
Winning this contest will do a great deal to elevate the... Read more
Meet the Director of Photography Sung Rae Cho
Sung Rae Cho is a New York-based cinematographer originally from Kyoto, Japan. During his college years in America, he became passionate about filmmaking and storytelling, working on dozens of features,... Read more
"Optimistic about the Pinoy Indie" by blogger Katrina Stuart Santiago
“Graceland” a film by Ron Morales is taking the online platforms for independent filmmaking and funding creative projects like no other Pinoy film has, indie and otherwise. At the award-winning... Read more
Why You Should Consider Donating to Our Cause.
Dear New and Old Graceland Friends:With 20 hours left on our Kickstarter campaign, we hoped to write you all a quick appeal as to why you should consider donating to our... Read more
Meet the Lead Actor Arnold Reyes (“MARLON VILLAR”)
As Marlon in Ron Morales’ Graceland, Arnold Reyes is a father pushed to the brink of sanity to save his family. The acclaimed screen actor actually began at the... Read more
Meet the Actress Ella Guevara (“ELVIE VILLAR”)
Ella Guevara, who portrays the cunning daughter of driver Marlon Chango in Ron Morales’ Graceland, exploded onto the showbiz scene at age five after appearing on the star search... Read more
GRACELAND is up for Indiewire's Project of the Day.
Friends and supporters: GRACELAND is up for Indiewire's Project of the Day. Please take a second to vote for us in this poll. https://apps.facebook.com/my-polls/6kcug2ft
Happy New Year!!!
Meet the Actor Menggie Cobarrubias (“MANUEL CHANGO”)
Menggie Cobarrubias, the vile yet charismatic Chango in Ron Morales’ Graceland, has been a well-respected actor in The Philippines since the late 1970s – appearing in countless film, television,... Read more
Meet the Actress Patricia Ona Gayod (“SOPHIA CHANGO”)
Patricia “Trish” Ona Gayod portrays Sophia, the unfortunate daughter of corrupt politician Marlon Chango, in Ron Morales’ Graceland. A child actress, television host, public speaker, and cast member of... Read more
Ron and Theo Speak about Graceland - A Life For Every Lie
Director Ron Morales and Executive Producer Theo Brooks are talking about Graceland - A Life For Every Lie with Suzanne Bowen member of PinoyKubo.
Listen to the interview below, and... Read more
Got to Know My Country from the Vision of Director Ron Morales.
A Note from Crew Member Trixie
I just graduated from film school when I joined the Graceland production. At first I thought about it as a job and a chance... Read more
Meet the Actor Dido de la Paz (“DETECTIVE RAMOS”)
As the tough-as-nails Detective Ramos in Ron Morales’ Graceland, Dido de la Paz once again proves he is The Philippines’ go-to talent for bad cops, wildly violent border guards,... Read more
Created Magic out of Nothing or Just Being Filipino
Many of you know Ron as a lighting technician (grip). A common image of him is this short, skinny Filipino guy pushing, with a cigarette hanging from a corner of... Read more
Meet the actress Marife Necesito (“MARCY CHANGO”)
Marife Necesito plays the pitiable, two-timing wife of Menggie Cobarrubias’s Mr. Chango in Ron Morales’ Graceland, a powerful role the professional stage, film, and television actress disappears within.
In... Read more
Meet the Actor Leon Miguel (“VISEL”)
Leon Miguel, who portrays the cunning and deceptive "Visel" in Ron Morales’ Graceland, is no stranger to television and cinema in his native country of The Philippines. In 1999,... Read more
We spoke the language that we breathe, the language that flows in our bloodstream - the language of filmmaking.
Two Americans, a Swede, a Frenchman who grew up in Madagascar, a Filipino who was born and raised in New Jersey, a Japanese with Korean decent, and Filipinos born and... Read more
The real star behind GRACELAND… is Miss. Cat.
When we filmed Graceland one of the challenges was sound. In Metro Manila there is a lot of noise from cars, buses, jeepneys and tricycles. When sound designer Sönam Gray... Read more
How to Shoot an Independent Movie in 17 days
The first thing you have to be as a producer is to be naive. To not know what to expect is the only way to produce an independent movie in... Read more