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Events: MMFF 2020 Best Director Antoinette Jadaone to mentor for Rebelde Class Batch 17

MANILA, PHILIPPINES — “Fan Girl” Director Antoinette Jadaone will be teaching Scriptwriting and Directing for the upcoming Rebelde Class Batch 17 happening on March 20, 21, 27 and 28, 2021.

Rebelde Class is a session-based filmmaking workshop program of Rebelde that offers an immersive and accessible film education to everyone. Regardless of the boundaries the pandemic caused, Rebelde continues to ignite aspiring filmmakers as they can attend classes remotely through these exclusive online workshops. As a part of Rebelde’s 8th Year Anniversary, Antoinette Jadaone, also known as “Direk Tonet” in the film industry, will share her knowledge about scriptwriting and directing in an extensive four-day filmmaking class.


Jadaone was hailed as the Best Director last Metro Manila Film Festival 2020 for her film “Fan Girl”, which also received the awards for Best Picture, Best Cinematography, Best Actor and Best Actress. She is also known for her work “That Thing Called Tadhana” which became a box-office hit and won awards abroad. She has masterminded several award-winning films that were also well received by fans. She has worked with top stars in the local entertainment industry, including Angelica Panganiban, Jodi Sta. Maria, and Vilma Santos, as well as some of the most popular love teams like Nadine Lustre and James Reid, Liza Soberano and Enrique Gil, and Julia Barretto and Joshua Garcia.

Rebelde Community

Rebelde is a diverse community of aspiring filmmakers from different parts of the country, which is founded by J.E. Tiglao, a young, independent filmmaker based in the Philippines. Together with his comrades, they made films that have showcased in Cinemalaya, Gawad Urian, and other film festivals abroad. Last year, they made their first feature film, Metamorphosis, the first Filipino intersex film and bagged most of the awards at the Cinema One Originals.

Rebelde also created breakthrough events like the Rebelde Film Camp, a unique jamboree of filmmakers in a secluded area to learn filmmaking and to celebrate the magic of cinema. It has gathered more than five hundred filmmakers and film-lovers alike to learn from mentors such as the legendary Ricky Lee, and National Artist for films Kidlat Tahimik, to name a few. Aside from film camps, classes are held by Rebelde as it aims to offer a more immersive and accessible film education to everyone.

How to Join?

If you are an aspiring filmmaker and looking for affordable filmmaking class with topnotch mentors, you would not want to miss this. To join, go to this link: and register. Rebelde Class Batch 17 is happening this March 20, 21, 27 and 28, 2021.

Be a part of the Rebelde community by joining these exclusive workshops and get a chance to meet established filmmakers as your mentors. For inquiries, you may reach us at or visit our Facebook page @rebeldeph.

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