FULL LIST: Winners, Cinemalaya 2019

'John Denver Trending' wins Best Film in the full length category


Published: 9:32 PM August 11, 2019

Updated: 9:32 PM August 11, 2019

BEST FILM. The cast of the movie 'John Denver Trending' poses with the members of the Cinemalaya board after receiving the Best Picture, full length award. Screenshot from Twitter/@cinemalaya

MANILA, Philippines —The 2019 Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival closed on Sunday, August 11, with the annual awards night held at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP).

The movie John Denver Trending won as Best Picture for the full-length category.

Best Film - Full Length Feature JOHN DENVER TRENDING by Arden Rod Condez #Cinemalaya2019 pic.twitter.com/NbLTxZpKCn — Cinemalaya (@cinemalayaoffcl) August 11, 2019

Jansen Magpusao won Best Actor for the movie John Denver Trending while Ruby Ruiz won the Best Actress award for the movie Iska.

Ricky Davao won the Best Supporting Actor for F#*@BOIS, while Ella Cruz won Best Supportig Actress for Edward.

Here is the full list of winners:

Best feature film, full-length: John Denver Trending

Best Director, full-length feature film: Eduardo Roy Jr, F#*@BOIS

Best Actor, full-length film: Jansen Magpusao, John Denver Trending

Best Actress, full-length film: Ruby Ruiz, Iska

Best Supporting Actor, full-length: Ricky Davao, F#*@BOIS

Best Supporting Actress, full-length: Ella Cruz, Edward

Audience choice, short feature film: Heist School

Audience choice, full-length feature film: Belle Douleur

Best Sound, full-length feature film: Iska

Best Original Music Score, full-length: John Denver Trending

Best Editing, full-length feature film: John Denver Trending

Best Production Design, full-length feature film: Edward

Best Cinematography, full-length feature film: John Denver Trending

Best Screenplay, full-length feature film: Iska

Best Screenplay, short feature film: Kontrolado ni Girly Ang Buhay Niya

Best Director, short feature film: Don Senoc, Sa Among Agwat

Best Short Feature Film: Wag Mo Kong Kausapin, Josef Dielle Gacutan

Special Jury Prize for Full Length: Edward

Special Jury Prize for Short Feature: Tembong

Netpac for Short Feature: Disconnection Notice

Netpac for Full Length: John Denver Trending

Netpac Award Special Mention: Sa Among Agwat 

Shorts Special Mention for Subject Matter: Hele ng Maharlika

– Rappler.com