Just in time for the “Love Month”, HOOQ, the largest Video on Demand service in South-East Asia will exclusively debut Kita Kita– the highest grossing(USD6.5 million) Filipino indie film of all time on HOOQ in the Philippines!
“Viva is very happy to be a part of this very successful movie, and it is with great pride that we share this to the loyal subscribers of HOOQ”, said Vincent del Rosario, President and COO, Viva Communications
Kita Kita is a romantic comedy produced by Spring Films and Viva Films, starring Alessandra De Rossi and Empoy Marquez. Shot on location in Sapporo, Japan, it was 2017’s surprise hit. Written and directed by Sigrid Andrea Bernardo, Kita Kita is the story of a tourist guide (De Rossi) who temporarily loses her vision after her engagement falls apart and how she crosses paths with Tonyo (Marquez), who wins her heart with his charm and humor. It is the story of how two lonely people found love in a foreign land.
HOOQ Philippines Content and Programming Head Jeffrey Remigio said, “We are very proud to have the exclusive SVOD rights to Kita Kita, this movie has broken all the Filipino box office records till date! The February 9 debut is perfect; February is the month for love! Everyone appreciates a good and solid love story.”
Jennifer Batty, HOOQ’s Chief Content Officer said, “We are very excited to have such a high caliber Filipino movie on HOOQ. Filipino content is very important to HOOQ and the addition of Kita Kita will further boost HOOQ’S already impressive library of Filipino movies.”
WATCH Kita Kita and WIN AN ALL-EXPENSE PAID TRIP TO SAPPORO JAPAN!
HOOQ subscribers who watch the movie from Feb 9 to March 15 will qualify for a chance to win a trip for two to Sapporo, Japan. The (4 days, 3 nights) trip includes round trip plane tickets, economy class hotel accommodation and tour and pocket money for meals.
Wow! How’s that for a nice travel date right?