The 43rd Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) executive committee announced the complete list of winners at the 2017 Gabi ng Parangal on Wednesday, December 27, at the Kia Theater in Quezon City.
Ang Larawan, the movie based on National Artist for Literature Nick Joaquin’s play “A Portrait of the Artist as Filipino,” took home the Best Picture award.
Derek Ramsey won the Best Actor award for the film All of You, while Joanna Ampil, also from Ang Larawan is this year’s Best Actress for her role as Candida.
Meanwhile, Paul Soriano’s Siargao took home a total of 7 awards including 2nd Best Picture, Best Director, Best Supporting Actress, Best Cinematography, Best Sound, Best Theme Song, and Best Editing.
Check out the complete list of winners below:
- Best Picture: Ang Larawan
- 2nd Best Picture: Siargao
- 3rd Best Picture: All of You
- Gatpuno Antonio J. Villegas Cultural Award: Ang Larawan
Fernando Poe Jr. Memorial Award: Ang Panday
- Best Director: Paul Soriano, Siargao
- Special Jury Prize: Nick Joaquin and Coco Martin
- Full-Length Film – People’s Choice Award: Gandarrapiddo: The Revenger Squad
- Best Screenplay: All of You
- Best Actor in a Leading Role: Derek Ramsay, All of You
- Best Actress in a Leading Role: Joanna Ampil, Ang Larawan
Best Actor in a Supporting Role: Edgar Allan Guzman for Deadma Walking
- Best Actress in a Supporting Role: Jasmine Curtis-Smith for Siargao
- Best Child Performer: Baby Baste for Meant to Beh
Best Cinematography: Siargao
Best Sound: Siargao
- Best Theme Song: “Alon” by Hale for Siargao
Best Editing: Siargao
- Best Visual Effects: Ang Panday
Best Musical Score: Ang Larawan
Best Production Design: Ang Larawan
- Best Float: Deadma Walking
Children’s Choice Award: And Panday
- Star of the Night (Male): Derek Ramsay
- Star of the Night (Female): Erich Gonzales
- Short Film – People’s Choice Award: Noel
- Short Film – Best Picture: Anong Nangyari kay Nicanor Dante?
The TV coverage of the awards night will be aired on TV5 on Thursday, December 28, 4:15pm.