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 AwardsWinners
Best Picture1st: Ang Larawan
2nd: Siargao
3rd: All of You
Best ActressJoanna Ampil, Ang Larawan
Best ActorDerek Ramsay, All of You
Best DirectorPaul Soriano, Siargao
Best Supporting ActressJasmin Curtis Smith, Siargao
Best Supporting ActorEdgar Allan Guzman, Deadma Walking
Best Child PerformerBaeby Baste, Meant To Beh
Best ScreenplayAll of You
Best EditingMark Victor, Siargao
Best CinematographyOdyssey Flores, Siargao
Best Production DesignGino Gonzales, Ang Larawan
Best Visual EffectsAng Panday
Best SoundSiargao
Best Musical ScoreRyan Cayabyab, Ang Larawan
Best Original Theme SongAlon by Hale, Siargao

Special AwardsWinners
Gat Puno Antonio Villegas Cultural AwardAng Larawan
FPJ Memorial Award for ExcellenceAng Panday
Male Star of the NightDerek Ramsay
Female Star of the NightErich Gonzales
Best Float AwardDeadma Walking
Children’s ChoiceAng Panday
People’s ChoiceThe Revenger Squad
First Special Jury PrizeNick Joaquin, Ang Larawan
Second Special Jury PrizeCoco Martin, Ang Panday

Short Films Category AwardsWinners
Best Short FilmAnong Nangyari kay Nicanor Dante
Audience Choice AwardNoel