Rebelde Is Back to Face-To-Face Film Workshops

For the past two years, Rebelde continued to fulfill its mission of giving immersive and accessible film education through online classes with big-gun mentors such as Pixar director Ronnie Del Carmen, the late Ms. Cherie Gil, Erik Matti, and more.

Through these online classes, Rebelde has reached aspiring filmmakers not only here in the Philippines but also abroad.


Now that we are back to our face-to-face set-up again, Rebelde Class is combining online and in-person workshop for its 21st Batch of Rebelde Class for a better global reach of students while retaining the effectivity to learn!

In partnership with Sony Philippines, Rebelde is celebrating their 9th year anniversary by inviting the most decorated screenwriter and National Artist Ricky Lee along with award-winning cinematographer J.A. Tadena as mentors for this batch.


On Day 1 (September 10, 2022), Masterclass in Storytelling will be conducted, headed by National Artist for Film Ricky Lee, known for his films Himala, Anak, Manila by Night, Brutal, Moral, and a lot more award-winning films. Students will learn the art of storytelling and fundamentals of scriptwriting.

Script-to-Screen Cinematography Masterclass will be the subject on Day 2 (September 11, 2022), with the award-winning Cinematographer J.A. Tadena, known for his films Mano Po 2, Smaller and Smaller Circles, Keka, Gagamboy, Shake, Rattle and Roll 8, and more block-buster films.

Through Tadena’s help, enrollees would understand the storytelling through lenses, its transition from script to screen.


Rebelde, founded by filmmaker J.E. Tiglao, is a collective of movers from the Philippines who make films and film-related events. Rebelde is also a community united by their love for cinema, and for the past nine years, they have been conducting film classes and workshops to make film education accessible for everyone.


The Rebelde Class Batch 21 is on September 10-11, 2022 (Saturday-Sunday), from 2-6PM at Green Sun Makati.

If you are an aspiring filmmaker and looking for affordable filmmaking class with top-notch mentors, you would not want to miss an online talk with this set of award-winning filmmakers. To join, go to this link: and register.

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.