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From photojournalist to aspiring filmmaker

The Manila Times — 21.7.2022

Josh Degoma (left) with Film Development Council of the Philippines Chairman and CEO Liza Diño-Seguerra. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO


Being creative is both a blessing and a curse, according to mentor Lilit Reyes of the “Making Movies: FDCP x TMTCS Filmmaking Workshop Series.”

Entering the free film workshop of The Manila Times College of Subic (TMTCS) in collaboration with the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) from June 11 to July 2 was exciting at the same time intriguing, because I was questioning myself: Am I destined to be a filmmaker? Or am I born to author articles?

I can actually do both. I may be what you call “Jack of all trades, master of none” here in Olongapo City, as the faculty of Communication is too broad — no specialization, no majors, no mastery.

Read the article here.