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Keeping Up With Pinoy Christmas Traditions: UPSTREAM and GMovies bring MMFF 2020 to you — 17.12.2020

Christmas day in the Philippines is traditionally bustling and busy, with a flurry of in homes, offices, restaurants, and shops on every corner. Children are dressed up to visit their godparents, and families and barkadas traipse outside the home to make merry. The cinemas have always been a popular holiday choice, with many lining up to  watch the Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) entries on premier day. In today’s world, though, some of these activities are put to a halt and families need to make do with activities at home as the next best thing.

Fortunately, Globe is helping bring cherished Christmas traditions back to life through its various virtual events and experiences that bring the holiday cheer into Filipinos’ homes, starting with the MMFF.  Using the newest video-on-demand platform, UPSTREAM, and online cinema ticketing platform, GMovies, movie buffs can now stream all 10 entries for this year’s MMFF at home, wherever they are in the world. Yes, you read that right — even Filipinos abroad can watch the festival entries and have a taste of home this Christmas.

The online ticket selling for MMFF on GMovies is now open for Philippine residents, while those abroad can avail their tickets starting from December 18. Just visit to view the line-up of entries, click “View Details”, and pay via multiple options to book your tickets.

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