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