The independent film makers of the Philippines, through Cinemalaya Foundation have already announced the 2013 finalist for the two categories of its prestigious film Festival.
The Festival will be held from July 26 to August 4 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines in Pasay City, at Greenbelt 3 mall in Makati City, and Trinoma mall in Quezon City.
The Cinemalaya Film Festival will kick off this coming July 2013. Cinemalaya also has a Short Film competition and other sections for exhibition films.
Here’s the Top 10 Finalist for the New Breed category of the 2013 Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival:
- “Diplomat Hotel” by Christopher Ad. Castillo
- “Transit” by Hannah Espia
- “Siyam” by Joseph Israel Laban
- “Babagwa” by Jason Paul C. Laxamana
- “Primera Bella” by Richard S. Legaspi
- “Purok 7” by Carlo Obispo
- “David F” by Emmanuel Palo
- “Rekorder” by Mikhail Red
- “Quick Change” by Eduardo Roy Jr.
- “Debosyon” by Alvin B. Yapan
The Five Finalist for the Directors Showcase category:
- “Porno” by Adolf B. Alix Jr.
- “Amor’y Muerte” by Cesar Evangelista
- “Extra” by Jeffrey Jeturian
- “The Liars” by Gil M. Portes
- “Sana Dati” by Jerrold Tarog