The 43rd Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) executive committee held its annual 'Gabi ng Parangal' awards night on Wednesday, December 27, at the Kia Theatre, Araneta Center in Cubao, Quezon City.
'Ang Larawan,' the musical film based on Nick Joaquin's three-act English play 'A Portrait of the Artist as Filipino,' won big as it took home six top honors including 'Best Picture,' 'Best Production Design,' 'Best Musical Score' and 'Best Actress' for Joanna Ampil.
It was also big night for 'Siargao' as it scored seven awards, and for Derek Ramsay, who bagged the coveted 'Best Actor' award for his role in 'All Of You.'
See the full list of winners here:
Best Float: "Deadma Walking"
Best Child Performer: Baeby Baste ("Meant to Beh")
Best Sound: "Siargao"
Best Musical Score: Ryan Cayabyab ("Ang Larawan")
Best Original Song: "Alon" by Hale ("Siargao")
Best Visual Effects: "Ang Panday"
Best Production Design: Gino Gonzales ("Ang Larawan")
Best Editor: Mark Victor ("Siargao")
Best Cinematography: Odyssey Flores ("Siargao")
Best Screenplay: "All of You"
Best Director: Paul Soriano ("Siargao)
Best Supporting Actor: Edgar Allan Guzman ("Deadma Walking")
Best Supporting Actress: Jasmine Curtis-Smith ("Siargao")
Best Actor: Derek Ramsey ("All of You")
Best Actress: Joanna Ampil ("Ang Larawan")
3rd Best Picture: "All of You"
2nd Best Picture: "Siargao"
Best Picture: "Ang Larawan"
Best Short Film: "Anong Nangyari Kay Nicanor Dante"
Audience Choice Award (Short Film): Noel
Stars of the Night: Erich Gonzales and Derek Ramsey
Children's Choice Award: "Ang Panday"
MMFF People's Choice Award: "Gandarrapido: The Revengers Squad"
MMFF Special Jury Prize: Coco Martin ("Ang Panday")
FPJ Memorial Award for Excellence: "Ang Panday"
Gat Puno Antonio Villegas Cultural Award: "Ang Larawan"
MMFF Special Award of Recognition: National Artist for Literature Bienvenido Lumbera
Posthumous Special Jury Prize: Nick Joaquin ("Ang Larawan")