FULL LIST: Winners of MMFF 2017 awards night

Here is the complete list of winners for the 43rd Metro Manila Film Festival.


With independent films staging their debut at the 43rd Metro Manila Film Festival, new faces were also named awardees at the Gabi ng Parangal.

The awards night of the MMFF 2017 was held Wednesday evening, December 27, at the Kia Theater, Araneta Center in Cubao, Quezon City.

Official entries include Derek Ramsey and Jennylyn Mercado’s “All of You,” Coco Martin’s “Ang Panday,” Vice Ganda, Daniel Padilla and Pia Wurtzbach’s “Gandarrapiddo: The Revenger Squad” and Vic Sotto and Dawn Zulueta’s “Meant To Beh,” Joross Gamboa and Edgar Allan Guzman’s “Deadma Walking,” Jane Oineza’s “Haunted Forest,” Rachel Alejandro and Paulo Avelino’s “Ang Larawan,” and Jericho Rosales, Erich Gonzales and Jasmine Curtis-Smith’s “Siargao.”

Short film categories of the MMFF which eyed for the top acting awards and best picture were “Anino” by Malaya Ad Castillo, “Anong Nangyari kay Nicanor Dante?” by Brian Spencer Reyes, “Black Market” by Gio Gonzalves, “Crab Mental” by Joaquin Bamba, “Gunita” by Ryceanne Marie Manlulu, “Isang Gabi” by Gio Gonzalves, “Kinalimutan Natin ang mga Bata” by Gilb Baldoza and “Noel” by Win Gonzales.

Here’s the complete list of winners for the 2017 MMFF:

Major Awards Winners
Best Picture 1st: Ang Larawan
2nd: Siargao
3rd: All of You
Best Actress Joanna Ampil, Ang Larawan
Best Actor Derek Ramsay, All of You
Best Director Paul Soriano, Siargao
Best Supporting Actress Jasmin Curtis Smith, Siargao
Best Supporting Actor Edgar Allan Guzman, Deadma Walking
Best Child Performer Baeby Baste, Meant To Beh
Best Screenplay All of You
Best Editing Mark Victor, Siargao
Best Cinematography Odyssey Flores, Siargao
Best Production Design Gino Gonzales, Ang Larawan
Best Visual Effects Ang Panday
Best Sound Siargao
Best Musical Score Ryan Cayabyab, Ang Larawan
Best Original Theme Song Alon by Hale, Siargao

Special Awards Winners
Gat Puno Antonio Villegas Cultural Award Ang Larawan
FPJ Memorial Award for Excellence Ang Panday
Male Star of the Night Derek Ramsay
Female Star of the Night Erich Gonzales
Best Float Award Deadma Walking
Children’s Choice Ang Panday
People’s Choice The Revenger Squad
First Special Jury Prize Nick Joaquin, Ang Larawan
Second Special Jury Prize Coco Martin, Ang Panday

Short Films Category Awards Winners
Best Short Film Anong Nangyari kay Nicanor Dante
Audience Choice Award Noel