Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino bares 12 finalists for Aug 16-22 nationwide run

The 12 finalists of the first Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino were revealed by the Film Development Council of the Philippines through a press conference over lunch today at Sequioa Hotel.

These local films will be shown in all theaters nationwide from August 16-22.

  1. 100 Tula para kay Stella by Jason Paul Laxamana
  2. Ang Manananggal sa Unit 23B by Prime Cruz
  3. AWOL by Enzo Williams
  4. Bar Boys by Kip Oebanda
  5. Birdshot by Mikhail Red
  6. Hamog by Ralston Jover
  7. Paglipay by Zig Dulay
  8. Patay Na si Hesus by Victor Villanueva
  9. Pauwi Na by Paolo Villaluna
  10. Salvage by Sherad Anthony Sanchez
  11. Star Na si Van Damme Stallone by Randolph Longjas
  12. Triptiko by Miguel Franco Michelena​

The selection committee is composed of FDCP CEO & Chair Liza Diño-Seguerra, screenwriter Ricky Lee, Erik Matti, director Jose Javier Reyes, DOP Lee Briones-Meily, Central Digital Lab CEO & President Manet A. Dayrit, film critic Oggs Cruz, and actress Iza Calzado.

Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino is a nationwide celebration of Philippine cinema in line with the Buwan ng Wika which will be shown in some 790 cinemas from all over the country.

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  1. solemuis

    Tagal kong inantay ‘tong Bar Boys ❤ Huhu dami ko na namang papanoorin ngayon sa sinehan nyan 😦 ❤


  2. ohgeogko131

    6 months lang tayo nag-antay guys. At least mapapanood na natin! ❤


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