FULL LIST: Winners, QCinema International Film Festival 2017 awards
MANILA, Philippines – The movie Balangiga: Howling Wilderness won the Best Film in the 2017 QCinema International Film Festival awards on Thursday night, October 26. (READ: The QCinema film festival 2017 is a movie paradise for all cinephiles)
The NETPAC Jury Prize Award, Circle went to Dapol Tan Payawar ng Tayug 1931 (The Ashes and Ghost of Tayug 1931).
Justine Samson won the Best Actor award for the movie Balangiga: Howling Wilderness, while Jally Nae Gilbaliga won Best Actress for The Chanters.
The QCinema Festival will run from October 19 to 28 at Cineplex 10 of Gateway Mall, Robinsons Movieworld of Robinsons Galleria, Trinoma Cinema, UP Town Center; and from October 24 to 28 at Cinematheque Centre Manila on TM Kalaw Extension, Manila.
List of winners:
- The Write Moment
- The Chanters
- Kulay Lila ang Gabi na Binudburan Pa ng mga Bituin
- Dormitoryo (Mga Walang Katapusang Kwarto)
- Dapol Tan Payawar ng Tayug 1931 (The Ashes and Ghosts of Tayug 1931)
- WINNER: Balangiga: Howling Wilderness
Best Director : Khavn for Balangiga: Howling Wilderness
NETPAC Jury Prize Award, Circle : Dapol Tan Payawar ng Tayug 1931 (The Ashes and Ghost of Tayug 1931), Christopher Gozum
- Timothy Castillo, Neomanila
- Charles Salazar, Dormitoryo
- WINNER: Justine Samson, Balangiga: Howling Wilderness
- Max Eigenmann, Kulay Lila ang Gabi na Binudburan Pa ng mga Bituin
- WINNER: Jally Nae Gilbaliga, The Chanters
- Eula Valdez, Neomanila
Best Supporting Actor
- Romulo Caballero, The Chanters
- WINNER: Pio Del Rio, Balangiga: Howling Wilderness
- Jess Mendoza, Neomanila
- Jun Sabayton, Dormitoryo
Best Supporting Actress
- Kate Alejandrino, Dormitoryo
- Angeline Andoy, Neomanila
- WINNER: Sheenly Gener, Dormitoryo
Audience Choice Award for short film: Kun 'Di Man
Audience Choice Award for circle competition: Neomanila
Gender Sensitivity Award: Dormitoryo
Best Artistic Achievement: Myko David (Cinematography), Neomanila
Best Screenplay: The Chanters
NETPAC Jury Prize, RainbowQC: Eliza Hittman, Beach Rats
Best Picture for RainbowQC: Close-Knit, Naoko Ogigami
NETPAC Jury Prize, Asian Next Wave: Snow Woman
Best Film, Asian Next Wave: Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts
Best Short Film: Babylon
QC Shorts NETPAC Jury Prize winner: Kiri Dalena, Gikan Sa Ngitngit Nga Kinailadman
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