Published: Thursday 28 December, 2017

MMFF 2017 Awards Night Winners: Larawan, Siargao, Derek Ramsay, Joana Ampil

And the winners are… The 2017 Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) Gabi ng Parangal was held a couple of hours ago with (as expected) Ang Larawan taking home the Best Picture award. But Siargao was not far behind as it walked away with several technical awards.

MMFF 2017 Gabi ng Parangal

Ang Larawan and Siargao were the big winners in the MMFF 2017 Gabi ng Parangal.

Despite a lackluster performance at the box office, Ang Larawan was hailed as the best film of the MMFF 2017. It was hailed as the Best Picture as well as winning Best Production Design and Best Sound.

In the acting categories, Ang Larawan lead actress Joana Ampil was named as the Best Actress of MMFF 2017, and Derek Ramsay was named Best Actor for his role in All of You.

The full list of winners in the MMFF 2017 Gabi ng Parangal is as follows:

BEST PICTURE – Ang Larawan
2nd BEST PICTURE – Siargao
3rd BEST PICTURE – All of You

BEST ACTOR – Derek Ramsay, All of You
BEST ACTRESS – Joanna Ampil, Ang Larawan
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR – Edgar Allan Guzman, Deadma Walking
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS – Jasmine Curtis-Smith, Siargao

BEST DIRECTOR – Paul Soriano, Siargao

BEST EDITOR – Mark Victor, Siargao
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY – Siargao
BEST SCREENPLAY – All of You
BEST SOUND – Siargao
BEST MUSICAL SCORE – Ang Larawan
BEST ORIGINAL THEME SONG – “Alon” by Hale from the movie “Siargao”
BEST VISUAL EFFECTS – Ang Panday
BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN – Ang Larawan

BEST CHILD PERFORMER – Sebastian Benedict

Special Awards:
FPJ MEMORIAL AWARD – Ang Panday
MMFF SPECIAL AWARD OF RECOGNITION – National Artist Bienvenido Lumbera
GATPUNO ANTONIO J VILLEGAS CULTURAL AWARD – Ang Larawan
PEOPLE’S CHOICE – The Revenger Squad
POSTHUMOUS SPECIAL JURY PRIZE – Nick Joaquin
MMFF 2017 SPECIAL JURY AWARD – Coco Martin, Ang Panday

BEST FLOAT – Deadma Walking

STARS OF THE NIGHT – Derek Ramsay & Erich Gonzales

Ang Larawan MMFF 2017