7th Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival

The 7th Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival was held from July 15 until 24, 2011 in Metro Manila, Philippines.[2]

7th Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival
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Official poster
Opening filmMaskara by Laurice Guillen[1]
Closing filmRakenrol by Quark Henares
Zombadings 1 by Jade Castro
LocationMetro Manila, Philippines
Film titles23
Festival dateJuly 15, 2011 (2011-07-15)–July 24, 2011 (2011-07-24)
WebsiteOfficial Website
Cinemalaya chronology

The festival opened on July 15 and close on July 24, 2011 at the Main Theater of the Cultural Center of the Philippines.[3]

EntriesEdit

The winning film is highlighted with boldface and a dagger.

Directors ShowcaseEdit

The following films contending for 2011 Directors Showcase. The Directors' Showcase sidebar is for directors who had presented commercially released films in their career.

Title Director Cast
Bisperas Jeffrey Jeturian Julia Clarete, Tirso Cruz III, Raquel Villavicencio
Busong Auraeus Solito Alessandra de Rossi
Isda Adolfo Alix, Jr. Cherry Pie Picache, Bembol Roco, Anita Linda
Patikul Joel Lamangan Marvin Agustin, Allen Dizon, Glaiza de Castro

New BreedEdit

The following films contending for 2011 New Breed category. The New Breed section is for young and new talented filmmakers who will present their first feature film or directors who haven't presented commercially released films in their career.

Title Director Cast
Amok Lawrence Fajardo Mark Gil, Noni Buencamino, Gary Lim
Ang Babae sa Septic Tank Marlon Rivera Eugene Domingo, JM De Guzman, Kean Cipriano, Cai Cortez
Baby Factory Eduardo Roy Jr. Diana Zubiri, Sue Prado, Susan Africa
Cuchera Joseph Israel Laban Maria Isabel Lopez, Simon Ibarra, CJ Ramos
I-Libings Rommel Sales Glaiza de Castro, Rez Cortez, Louella de Cordova
Ligo na Ü, Lapit na Me Erick C. Salud Edgar Allan Guzman, Mercedes Cabral
Niño Loy Arcenas Fides Cuyugan-Asensio, Shamaine Buencamino, Tony Mabesa, Art Acuña, Raquel Villavicencio
Ang Sayaw ng Dalawang Kaliwang Paa Alvin Yapan Jean Garcia, Paulo Avelino, Rocco Nacino
Teoriya Zurich Chan Alfred Vargas

Short FilmsEdit

Title Director
Debut Pamela Reyes
Un Diutay Mundo Ana Lim
Every Other Time Gino M. Santos
Hanapbuhay Henry Frejas
Hazard Mikhail Red
Immanuel Gio Puyat
Niño Bonito Rommel Tolentino
Oliver's Apartment Misha Balangue
Samarito Rafa Santos
Walang Katapusang Kwarto Emerson Reyes

AwardsEdit

Full-Length FeaturesEdit

Directors Showcase
  • Best Film - Bisperas by Jeffrey Jeturian
  • Best Direction - Auraeus Solito for Busong
  • Best Actor - Bembol Roco for Isda
  • Best Actress - Raquel Villavicencio for Bisperas
  • Best Supporting Actor - Jim Pebanco for Patikul
  • Best Supporting Actress - Julia Clarete for Bisperas
  • Best Cinematography - Boy Yniguez for Bisperas
  • Best Editing - Benjamin Gonzales Tolentino for Isda
  • Best Sound - Diwa de Leon for Busong
  • Best Original Music Score - Diwa de Leon for Busong
  • Best Production Design - Digo Ricio for Bisperas
New Breed
  • Best Film - Ang Babae sa Septic Tank by Marlon Rivera
    • Special Jury Prize - Niño by Loy Arcenas
    • Audience Award - Ang Babae sa Septic Tank by Marlon Rivera
  • Best Direction - Marlon Rivera for Ang Babae sa Septic Tank
  • Best Actor - Edgar Allan Guzman for Ligo na Ü, Lapit na Me
  • Best Actress - Eugene Domingo for Ang Babae sa Septic Tank
  • Best Supporting Actor - Arthur Acuña for Niño
  • Best Supporting Actress - Shamaine Buencamino for Niño
  • Best Screenplay - Chris Martinez for Ang Babae sa Septic Tank
  • Best Cinematography - Arvin Viola for Ang Sayaw ng Dalawang Kaliwang Paa
  • Best Editing - Lawrence Fajardo for Amok
  • Best Sound - Albert Michael Idioma for Amok
  • Best Original Music Score - Christine Muyco, Jema Pamintuan for Ang Sayaw ng Dalawang Kaliwang Paa
  • Best Production Design - Laida Lim for Niño
Special Awards
  • NETPAC Award - Boundary by Benito Bautista
  • National Council for Children's Television Award - Patikul by Joel Lamangan

Short FilmsEdit

  • Best Short Film - Walang Katapusang Kwarto by Emerson Reyes
    • Special Jury Prize - Hanapbuhay by Henry Frejas
    • Audience Award - Walang Katapusang Kwarto by Emerson Reyes
  • Best Direction - Rommel Tolentino for Niño Bonito
  • Best Screenplay - Emerson Reyes for Walang Katapusang Kwarto

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cinemalaya 2011 Schedule of Screenings" (PDF). Ticketworld & Cinemalaya. Retrieved 22 July 2015.
  2. ^ "Thirty one new digital films compete in 2011 Cinemalaya". Cinemalaya. Archived from the original on 9 August 2015. Retrieved 22 July 2015.
  3. ^ "Laurice Guillen's Maskara Opens Cinemalaya 2011, July 15". Archived from the original on 2015-02-22. Retrieved 2015-02-22.

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