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Grade 10 Students’ Impressive “El Filibusterismo” Trailer Project Goes Viral

These days, a lot of young people are so ‘techie’ that you don’t even have to teach them how to use tech gadgets, apps, and software because they would just figure these out on their own. A lot of young kids even know better than adults!

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“El Filibusterismo” Trailer Project
Photo credit: 19NITE BulSU-LHS Grade 10 2018-2019 / YouTube

That certainly holds true in this impressive “El Filibusterismo” trailer created by a group of Grade 10 students for a school project. What really amazed netizens is that the trailer looks like it’s the real thing – and many even thought that the trailer was for real, until they reached the part where the students shared the outtakes and how they actually did the project.

“El Filibusterismo” Trailer Project
Photo credit: 19NITE BulSU-LHS Grade 10 2018-2019 / YouTube

The Grade 10 students from Bulacan State University Laboratory High School earned praise for their realistic project for their Filipino class.

An adaptation of Filipino national hero Jose Rizal’s “El Filibusterismo” novel, the students even wore period clothing to match the storyline and held a photoshoot at several locations that matched the story and made it appear to be in the Spanish era. These kids were able to transform modern locations into the Spanish era with special effects.

“El Filibusterismo” Trailer Project
Photo credit: 19NITE BulSU-LHS Grade 10 2018-2019 / YouTube

Aside from doing a photoshoot at their school, they also did it at the seashore, a forest, and some historical locations.

Since this is done for their Filipino subject, the actors spoke in Filipino but placed English subtitles.

Here’s the impressive piece:

Netizens Express Amazement

A lot of netizens are truly impressed by the students’ work, saying that these kids actually do better work than many local TV shows and movies!

And the Oscar goes to… I am so amazed by this!” one netizen wrote.

“El Filibusterismo” Trailer Project
Photo credit: 19NITE BulSU-LHS Grade 10 2018-2019 / YouTube

Even if the voice over and acting lacks emotions and a bit off. The editing made it great. I salute the editor for giving so much effort on this. This is so far the best trailer of El Fili filmed by students since most of the videos they post here on YT are all… Honestly, cringey. But this is worth watching. Keep it up guys! Applause for the actors for trying their best!” a critic wrote.

The cinematography give me chills… (There’s still some place for improvement but nonetheless it was amazing.),” another chimed in.

“El Filibusterismo” Trailer Project
Photo credit: 19NITE BulSU-LHS Grade 10 2018-2019 / YouTube

What is “El Filibusterismo”?

“El Filibusterismo” is one of the novels written by Dr. Jose Rizal. It is a sequel to the “Noli Me Tangere” and was written in dedication to the three martyred priests Mariano Gomez, Jose Burgos, and Jacinto Zamora.

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Video of Kids Swimming at a Store’s Fountain Goes Viral

A video of kids swimming at a store’s water fountain goes viral, with netizens commenting how carefree kids are and how much fun they were having in that small water feature.

Kids Swim at a Store’s Fountain

It’s fun to swim at the beach, pool, river, or some other water body or feature, especially when the weather is so hot. Many of us don’t even mind traveling a long distance to reach these swimming spots to have a good time.

There are lots of fun places to swim in where you don’t have to pay an entrance fee to have a good time. For example, most public beaches in the Philippines are open for swimming without any payment involved.

But kids in Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, have found another free water feature: a fountain outside a MINISO store! LOL

In a post that has gone viral on Facebook, netizen Veronica Buen shared a photo and video of some kids swimming at that small water fountain, having the time of their lives.

kids swimming
Photo credit: Veronica Buen

It’s obvious that these kids were having such a good time despite the fact that this water fountain could be dirty because it’s not meant for swimming – and it’s been open for months, without any chlorination as what swimming pools are supposed to have to cleanse them of harmful bacteria and other pathogens.

The kids’ identity is unknown, but it’s possible that they live in the streets and were likely just having fun in that water fountain. The waters of Dumaguete’s beautiful boulevard are actually just a few meters away from this fountain, but the kids chose this spot for swimming, instead.

Some netizens commented that the water was dirty, while others said that the kids should be allowed to swim there because they’re not bothering anyone, anyway.

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What is MINISO?

MINISO is a Japanese-inspired lifestyle product retailer offering high-quality food, cosmetics, personal, and household goods at affordable prices.

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Sinabawang Hotdog? Andrea Brillantes Goes Viral for Tasting Oil While Cooking in Music Video

Anong lasa ng cooking oil, Andrea?” netizens couldn’t help but jokingly ask actress Andrea Brillantes after she appears to taste the oil she used for cooking hotdogs in a music video, “Tahanan.”

Andrea Brillantes Tastes Cooking Oil

OPM singer Adie’s music video for “Tahanan” started off with a cliché scene of a man waking up in bed alone, then finding his partner cooking breakfast for him. She ruffles his hair and offers him a slice of sandwich.

It’s clear that she’s really just cooking some hotdogs (nothing wrong with that, of course).

Andrea Brillantes
Photo credit: O/C Records

But netizens found the next scene hilarious: Andrea’s character appears to taste the soup she’s cooking, saying “Sarap!” with rounded eyes – and everyone knew she was cooking hotdogs! Ooooops.

Do you taste the oil when frying something, then say it’s delicious? Of course, not!

So, netizens had a field day laughing at Andrea, but the actress happily went along, posting “sinabawang hotdog supremacy” on her social media account.

Why Did Andrea Taste the Cooking Oil?

The biggest question in everyone’s mind is why she tasted the cooking oil in the first place? But the music video’s director and producer, Kris Cazin, clarified that it was exactly what they wanted to happen.

Okay so nag viral tayo dahil sa sinabawang hotdog. It actually worked!” Kris happily announced.

I just thought it looks dumb so I went for it. If you think it’s funny and stupid, that’s the point!

He added that this isn’t about a gender role, but wants to point out that it’s important to show appreciation to your partner, even if they don’t really know how to cook – at least they tried to do it for you, right?

Don’t expect all women, jowa, asawa, etc na marunong magluto,” he said.

Ipagluluto ka parin niya kahit di siya marunong magluto. Show mo parin ang pagtingin mo sakanya, mahal mo parin siya despite mukha siyang ewan na umiinom ng sabaw ng hotdog.

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Priest Stops Groom in Passionate “Kiss the Bride” Moment

A priest stops groom in a passionate “kiss the bride” moment that got netizens laughing and telling him the honeymoon isn’t done in church but reserved for later. LOL.

Priest Stops Groom in Hilarious Video

Not everyone’s a fan of the “kiss the bride” moment to seal the new couple’s wedding vows, but it’s an expected part of the ceremony.

Of course, everyone knows that the “kiss” in this portion of the ceremony is meant to be more of a customary peck or smack. After all, who would want to share a passionate kiss at the altar with everyone watching, huh?

Some couples are even too shy to kiss, just like a bride who irked a lot of people when she refused to kiss her groom! But many people also laughed at their video, saying that she’s really just a shy girl, a true “dalagang Pilipina”. Whew.

priest stops groom
Photo credit: Unang Hirit

But netizens are having a good laugh once again at another wedding video, this time the opposite of the shy bride video.

The short clip shows the hilarious moment the groom kissed his bride after the priest directed him to do it. But he decided the small kiss isn’t enough and leaned in closer to give his bride a full kiss.

Everyone had a big laugh as the priest quickly stopped him from giving his bride a passionate kiss.

Photo credit: Unang Hirit

The bride and groom were only identified as Erica and Justine.

Netizens commented that the groom was definitely excited for the honeymoon, while the priest must have been shocked by this passionate groom. LOL.

Some netizens suggested that perhaps it’s their first kiss that’s why the groom was too excited. Whatever the case, it’s quite hilarious.

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What’s a “Dalagang Pilipina”?

A “dalagang Pilipina” is described to be a demure, modest lady who’s supposed to be reserved in terms of showing her feelings of love towards a man she likes.

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