Joyce Bernal is directing Duterte's 4th SONA
MANILA, Philippines – Filipino director Joyce Bernal, best known for directing blockbuster hits such as the 2017 Metro Manila Film Festival entry Gandarrapiddo: The Revenger Squad, Bakit Hindi Ka Crush ng Crush Mo?, and the Kimmy Dora series, will direct President Rodrigo Duterte's 4th State of the Nation Address (SONA).
RTVM officials made the announcement Wednesday, June 26, at a briefing for House media ahead of the SONA scheduled on July 22. Bernal also directed the 2018 SONA.
Duterte's first two SONAs were helmed by another acclaimed director, Brillante Mendoza. (READ: [OPINION] The ‘cinemafication’ of Duterte’s State of the Nation Address) – Rappler.com
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