MMFF announces first 4 movies for 2018 film festival

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Anne Curtis, Coco Martin, Vic Sotto, and Vice Ganda lead the first 4 films

MMFF 2018. The movies starring Anne Curtis, Vic Sotto, Coco Martin, Vice Ganda, and Jessy Mendiola lead this year's Metro Manila Film Festival 2018. File photos by Martin San Diego, Manman Dejeto, Alecs Ongcal, Rob Reyes/Rappler/Instagram/@praybeytbenjamin

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 :

Aurora

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

Popoy En Jack: The Pulisincredibles

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