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WINNERS: Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival 2019

“John Denver Trending” raked in the most number of awards at the 2019 Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival, including Best Picture and Best Actor for lead star Jansen Magpusao.

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8/12/2019 1:20 PM
WINNERS: Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival 2019


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"John Denver Trending" raked in the most number of awards at the 2019 Cinemalaya Philippine Independent Film Festival, including Best Picture and Best Actor for lead star Jansen Magpusao.

The movie, which centered on the story of a 14-year-old whose life changed when a video of him brutally attacking a classmate went viral, also won Best Original Music Score, Best Editing, and Best Cinematography.

Meanwhile, Ruby Ruiz received the Best Actress award for the Ted Boborol-helmed "Iska".

Ricky Davao was named Best Supporting Actor for his role in "F#*@BOIS", while Ella Cruz was awarded Best Supporting Actress for her performance in "Edward".

See the full list of winners below:

Best feature film, full-length: John Denver Trending

Best Director, full-length feature film: Eduardo Roy Jr, F#*@BOIS

Best Actor, full-length film: Jansen Magpusao, John Denver Trending

Best Actress, full-length film: Ruby Ruiz, Iska

Best Supporting Actor, full-length: Ricky Davao, F#*@BOIS

Best Supporting Actress, full-length: Ella Cruz, Edward

Audience choice, short feature film: Heist School

Audience choice, full-length feature film: Belle Douleur

Best Sound, full-length feature film: Iska

Best Original Music Score, full-length: John Denver Trending

Best Editing, full-length feature film: John Denver Trending

Best Production Design, full-length feature film: Edward

Best Cinematography, full-length feature film: John Denver Trending

Best Screenplay, full-length feature film: Iska

Best Screenplay, short feature film: Kontrolado ni Girly Ang Buhay Niya

Best Director, short feature film: Don Senoc, Sa Among Agwat

Best Short Feature Film: Wag Mo Kong Kausapin, Josef Dielle Gacutan

Special Jury Prize for Full Length: Edward

Special Jury Prize for Short Feature: Tembong

Netpac for Short Feature: Disconnection Notice

Netpac for Full Length: John Denver Trending

Netpac Award Special Mention: Sa Among Agwat

Shorts Special Mention for Subject Matter: Hele ng Maharlika