As celebrating the Chinese New Year is special not only to the people with Chinese blood here in the Philippines but for the full blooded Filipinos as well. In relation to that, Edsa Shangri-la Plaza together with the Ateneo de Manila University Ricardo Leong Center for Chinese Students organized an event called “Spring Film Festival 2017.” It is a festival that showcased the Chinese culture in time with the celebration of the year of the fire rooster. Different activities were planned this year including painting exhibit, Chinese music concert and Chinese pastel painting workshop. One of the main program this year is the free film showing, six Chinese movies were shown in the cinemas of Shangri-la plaza. This event is from January 25-29, 2017.- Giselle Falcutila