MANILA, Philippines – The Metro Manila Film Festival Committee announced on Friday, June 29, the first 4 films that will be part of the annual film festival scheduled this December.
The movies starring Anne Curtis, Vice Ganda, the tandem of Vic Sotto and Coco Martin, and Jessy Mendiola lead the first round of announcement.
The first 4 films are :
Starring: Anne Curtis, directed by Yam Laranas
Film Company: Viva Films
Fantastica: The Princess, The Prince and The Perya
Starring: Vice Ganda, Maris Racal, Loisa Andalio, and Maymay Entrata, directed by Barry Gonzalez
Film Company: Star Cinema and Viva Films
Girl in the Orange Dress
Starring: Jessy Mendiola, Jericho Rosales, Kim Chiu, Tom Rodriguez ,directed by Jay Abello
Film Company: Quantum and MJM Films
Starring: Vic Sotto, Coco Martin, directed by Rodel Nacianceno
Film Company: MZet, APT, and CCM Productions
The committee was headed by National Artist Bienvenido Lumbera, who was present during the announcement of the first 4. The next selection for the last remaining 4 films will be announced on September 21.
Scripts for the short film category meanwhile are due for submission on August 31. – Rappler.com