Jerrold Tarog’s romantic Sana Dati and Alvin Yapan’s mystical Debosyon lead the tally made by film bloggers on the best of the recently concluded Cinemalaya Film Festival. Pinoy Rebyu invited several film bloggers who have seen all competition films and seven were kind enough to submit their ballots. The bloggers who were part of the tally are:

Rob San Miguel (Brun Magazine)
Carl Joseph Papa (Whatever Carl)
Manuel Pangaruy (Tagailog Special Presents)
Leo Lorenzo-Aninag (PureView+)
Nicol Andrew Latayan (Tit for Tat)
Don Jaucian (Pelikula Tumblr)
Skilty Labastilla (Musings from Three Time Zones)

Here is the complete list:

NEW BREED

Best Film: Debosyon
Runner-up Film: Transit
Best Director: (tie) Hannah Espia, Transit and Jason Paul Laxamana, Babagwa
Best Actor: Alex Medina, Babagwa
Best Actress: Krystle Valentino, Purok 7
Best Screenplay: Babagwa (Jason Paul Laxamana)
Best Supporting Actor: Joey Paras, Babagwa
Best Supporting Actress: (tie) Irma Adlawan, Transit and Jasmine Curtis-Smith, Transit
Best Cinematography: Debosyon (Dexter dela Pena)
Best Editing: Transit (Benjamin Tolentino and Hannah Espia)
Best Original Score: Debosyon (Teresa Barrozo)
Best Production Design: David F. (Joel Bilbao)
Best Sound: Rekorder (Pepe Manikan)

debosyon

DIRECTORS SHOWCASE

Best Film: Sana Dati
Runner-up Film: Ekstra
Best Director: Jerrold Tarog, Sana Dati
Best Actor: Carlo Aquino, Porno
Best Actress: Vilma Santos, Ekstra
Best Screenplay: Sana Dati (Jerrold Tarog)
Best Supporting Actor: TJ Trinidad, Sana Dati
Best Supporting Actress: (tie) Ama Quiambao, Amor y Muerte and Tart Carlos, Ekstra
Best Cinematography: Porno (Albert Banzon)
Best Editing: Sana Dati (Jerrold Tarog)
Best Original Score: Sana Dati (Jerrold Tarog)
Best Production Design: Porno (Adolf Alix)
Best Sound: Porno (Albert Michael Idioma)

sana dati

SHORT FILMS

Best Film: Onang
Runner-up Film: Para kay Ama
Best Director: JE Tiglao, Onang
Best Screenplay: Para kay Ama (Relyn Tan)

Onang-2

Pinoy Rebyu also asked the voters to rank the feature films and short films from best to worst and below is the tally:

FEATURE FILMS

1. Sana Dati
2. Debosyon
3. Babagwa
4. Transit
5. Quick Change
6. Purok 7
7. Ekstra
8. Rekorder
9. Porno
10. Instant Mommy
11. Amor y Muerte
12. David F.
13. Nuwebe
14. Liars
15. The Diplomat Hotel

SHORT FILMS

1. Onang
2. Para kay Ama
3. Missing
4. (tie) Sa Wakas and The Houseband’s Wife
6. Pukpok
7. Taya
8. Katapusang Labok
9. Bakaw
10. Tutob

*

INDIVIDUAL BALLOTS

Don Jaucian (Pelikula Tumblr)

NEW BREED

Best Film: Quick Change
Runner-up: Babagwa
Best Director: Eduardo Roy
Best Screenplay: Babagwa
Best Actor: Alex Medina (Babagwa)
Best Actress: Krystle Valentino (Purok 7)
Best Supporting Actor: Joey Paras (Babagwa)
Best Supporting Actress: Jasmine Curtis-Smith (Transit)
Best Cinematography: Debosyon
Best Editing: Babagwa
Best Original Musical Score: Debosyon
Best Production Design: The Diplomat Hotel
Best Sound: Debosyon

DIRECTORS SHOWCASE

Best Film: Sana Dati
Runner-up: Porno
Best Director: Jerrold Tarog
Best Screenplay: Sana Dati
Best Actor: Carlo Aquino (Porno)
Best Actress: Vilma Santos (Ekstra)
Best Supporting Actor: TJ Trinidad (Sana Dati)
Best Supporting Actress: Tart Carlos (Ekstra)
Best Cinematography: Porno
Best Editing: Sana Dati
Best Original Musical Score: Sana Dati
Best Production Design: Porno
Best Sound: Porno

RANKING

  1. Sana Dati
  2. Quick Change
  3. Babagwa –
  4. Debosyon
  5. Purok 7
  6. Ekstra
  7. Transit
  8. Porno
  9. Rekorder
  10. Amor Y Muerte  (lol soon to be cult classic??)
  11. Instant Mommy
  12. Liars
  13. Nuwebe
  14. David F
  15. The Diplomat Hotel

*

Rob San Miguel (Brun Magazine)

NEW BREED

Best Film: “Transit” (Ten17)
Runner-up: “Quick Change” (Found Films)
Best Director: Hannah Espia, “Transit”
Best Screenplay: Giancarlo Abraham and Hannah Espia, “Transit”
Best Actor: Mimi Juareza, “Quick Change”
Best Actress: Irma Adlawan, “Transit”
Best Supporting Actor: Miggs Cuaderno, “Purok 7” and “Quick Change”
Best Supporting Actress: Mercedes Cabral, “Transit”
Best Cinematography: Arvin Viola, “Rekorder”
Best Editing: Benjamin Tolentino and Hannah Espia, “Transit”
Best Musical Score: Teresa Barrozo and Jireh Pasana, “Debosyon”
Best Production Design: Joel Bilbao, “David F”
Best Sound: Pepe Manikan, “Rekorder”

*

Nicol Andrew Latayan (Tit for Tat)

NEW BREED

Best Director – Hannah Espia, “Transit”
Best Screenplay – Jason Paul Laxamana, “Babagwa”
Best Actor – Mimi Juarenza, “Quick Change”
Best Actress – Krystle Valentino, “Purok 7”
Best Supporting Actor – Joey Paras, “Babagwa”
Best Supporting Actress – Irma Adlawan, “Transit”
Best Cinematography – Dexter dela Pena, “Debosyon”
Best Editing – Benjamin Tolentino, Hannah Espia “Transit”
Best Original Musical Score – Teresa Barrozo, “Debosyon”
Best Production Design – Arthur Maningas, “Purok 7”
Best Sound – Ray Andrew San Miguel, Andrew Millalos, “Debosyon”

DIRECTORS SHOWCASE

Best Director – Jerrold Tarog, “Sana Dati”
Best Screenplay – Ramon Ukit, “Sana Dati”
Best Actor – Jan Harley Hicana and John Michael Bonapos, “Liars”
Best Actress – Lovi Poe, “Sana Dati”
Best Supporting Actor – Nico Antonio, “Sana Dati”
Best Supporting Actress – Tart Carlos, “Ekstra”
Best Cinematography – Gilbert Obispo, “Amor Y Muerte”
Best Editing – Pats Ranyo, “Sana Dati”
Best Original Musical Score – Toni Munoz, “Amor Y Muerte”
Best Production Design – Adolf Alix Jr., “Porno”
Best Sound – Albert Michael Idioma, “Porno”

FEATURE FILMS RANKING

1. Sana Dati (Tarog)
2. Transit (Espia)
3. Debosyon (Yapan)
4. Purok 7 (Obispo)
5. Quick Change (Roy)
6. Babagwa (Laxamana)
7. Porno (Alix)
8. Ekstra (Jeturian)
9. Liars (Portes)
10. Rekorder (Red)
11. Amor Y Muerte (Evangelista)
12. David F. (Palo)
13. Instant Mommy (Abaya)
14. Nuwebe (Laban)
15. The Diplomat Hotel (ad Castillo)

SHORT FILMS

Best Director – Relyn Tan, “Para Kay Ama”
Best Screenplay – Paolo O’Hara, “The Houseband’s Wife”

RANKING

1. Onang (Tiglao)
2. Sa Wakas (Santiago)
3. Missing (Dulay)
4. Pukpok (Pantaleon, Canicosa, Domingo)
5. Houseband’s Wife (O’Hara)
6. Para Kay Ama (Tan)
7. Bakaw (Segismundo)
8. Taya (Bontuyan)
9. Katapusang Labok (Alonso)
10. Tutob (Campano)

*

Carl Joseph Papa (Whatever Carl)

NEW BREED

Director: Alvin Yapan, Debosyon
Actor: Alex Medina, Babagwa
Actress: Krystle Valentino, Purok 7
Supporting Actor: Marc Justine Alvarez, Transit
Supporting actress: Jasmine Curtis Smith, Transit
Screenplay: Alvin Yapan, Debosyon
Cinematography: Dexter dela Pena, Debosyon
Film Editing: Chuck Gutierrrez, Debosyon
Production Design: Harley Alcasid, Quick Change
Music: Teresa Barrozo, Debosyon
Sound: Babagwa

DIRECTORS SHOWCASE

Director: Jerrold Tarog, Sana Dati
Actor: Carlo Aquino, Porno
Actress: Vilma Santos, Ekstra
Supporting Actor: TJ Trinidad, Sana Dati
Supporting actress:  Rosanna Roces, Porno
Screenplay: Ramon Ukit, Sana Dati
Cinematography: Albert Banzon, Porno
Film Editing: Jerrold Tarog, Sana Dati
Production Design: Adolfo Alix Jr., Porno
Music: Jerrold Tarog, Sana Dati
Sound: Porno

FEATURE FILMS RANKING

  1. Sana Dati
  2. Debosyon
  3. Rekorder
  4. Purok 7
  5. Transit
  6. Babagwa
  7. Ekstra
  8. Quick Change
  9. Porno
  10. Instant Mommy
  11. Nuwebe
  12. Amor y Muerte
  13. David f
  14. Liars
  15. Diplomat Hotel

SHORT FILMS

Director: JE Tiglao, Onang
Screenplay: Para Kay Ama

RANKING

1. Onang
2. Para Kay Ama
3. Missing
4. The Houseband’s Wife
5. Katapusang Labok
6. Pukpok
7. Taya
8. Sa Wakas
9. Bakaw
10. Tutob

*

Manuel Pangaruy (Tagailog Special Presents)

NEW BREED

Best Director – Jason Paul Laxamana (Babagwa)
Best Screenplay – Jason Paul Laxamana (Babagwa)
Best Actor – Alex Medina (Babagwa)
Best Actress – Eugene Domingo (Instant Mommy)
Best Supporting Actor – Joey Paras (Babagwa)
Best Supporting Actress – Irma Adlawan (Transit)
Best Cinematography – Ber Cruz and Lyle Sacris (Transit)
Best Editing – Benjamin Tolentino and Hannah Espia (Transit)
Best Original Musical Score – Teresa Barrozo (Debosyon)
Best Production Design – Joel Bilbao (David F.)
Best Sound – Pepe Manikan (Rekorder)

DIRECTORS SHOWCASE

Best Director – Jeffrey Jeturian (Ekstra)
Best Screenplay – Zig Dulay, Antoinette Jadaone and Jeffrey Jeturian (Ekstra)
Best Actor – Carlo Aquino (Porno)
Best Actress – Lovi Poe (Sana Dati)
Best Supporting Actor – Marlon Rivera (Ekstra)
Best Supporting Actress – Ruby Ruiz (Ekstra)
Best Cinematography – Albert Banzon (Porno)
Best Editing – Aleksander Castaneda (Porno)
Best Original Musical Score – Teresa Barrozo (Liars)
Best Production Design – Benjamin Payumo (Amor y Muerte)
Best Sound – Albert Mike Idioma (Porno)

FEATURE FILMS RANKING

  1. Ekstra
  2. Sana Dati
  3. Babagwa
  4. Debosyon
  5. Quick Change
  6. Porno
  7. Transit
  8. Rekorder
  9. Instant Mommy
  10. Purok 7
  11. David F.
  12. Amor y Muerte
  13. Nuwebe
  14. The Diplomat Hotel
  15. Liars

SHORT FILMS

Best Director – JE Tiglao (Onang)
Best Screenplay – Relyn Tan (Para kay Ama)

RANKING

  1. Onang
  2. Para kay Ama
  3. Bakaw
  4. Katapusang Labok
  5. Missing
  6. Pukpok
  7. Taya
  8. Tutob
  9. The Houseband’s Wife
  10. Sa Wakas

*

Leo Lorenzo-Aninag (Pureview+)

NEW BREED

Best Director – Jason Paul Laxamana
Best Screenplay – Babagwa
Best Actor – Alex Medina, Babagwa
Best Actress – Krystle Valentino, Purok 7
Best Supporting Actor – Joey Paras, Babagwa
Best Supporting Actress – Irma Adlawan, Transit
Best Cinematography – Debosyon
Best Editing – Transit
Best Original Music Score – Debosyon
Best Production Design – Debosyon
Best Sound – Rekorder

DIRECTORS SHOWCASE

Best Director – Adolfo Alix Jr., Porno
Best Screenplay – Sana Dati
Best Actor – Carlo Aquino, Porno
Best Actress – Vilma Santos, Ekstra
Best Supporting Actor – TJ Trinidad, Sana Dati
Best Supporting Actress – Ama Quiambao, Amor Y Muerte
Best Cinematography – Porno
Best Editing – Sana Dati
Best Original Music Score – Sana Dati
Best Production Design – Porno
Best Sound – Porno

FEATURE FILMS RANKING

1. Debosyon
2. Rekorder
3. Sana Dati
4. Porno
5. Babagwa
6. Transit
7. Quick Change
8. Purok 7
9. Instant Mommy
10. Ekstra
11. Amor Y Muerte
12. David F
13. Nuwebe
14. The Diplomat Hotel
15. Liars

SHORT FILMS

Best Director – JE Tiglao, Onang
Best Screenplay – Onang

RANKING

1. Onang
2. Sa Wakas
3. The Houseband’s Wife
4. Taya
5. Missing
6. Para Kay Ama
7. Pukpok
8. Katapusang Labok
9. Tutob
10. Bakaw

*

Skilty Labastilla (Musings from Three Time Zones) 

NEW BREED

Best Director: Carlo Obispo, Purok 7
Best Screenplay: Debosyon
Best Actor: Alex Medina, Babagwa
Best Actress: Krystle Valentino, Purok 7
Best Supporting Actor: Marc Justine Alvarez, Transit
Best Supporting Actress: Jasmine Curtis-Smith, Transit
Best Cinematography: Debosyon
Best Editing: Transit
Best Original Musical Score: Debosyon
Best Production Design: Instant Mommy
Best Sound: Transit

DIRECTORS SHOWCASE

Best Director: Jerrold Tarog
Best Screenplay: Sana Dati
Best Actor: Carlo Aquino, Porno
Best Actress: Vilma Santos, Ekstra
Best Supporting Actor: TJ Trinidad, Sana Dati
Best Supporting Actress: Ama Quiambao, Amor y Muerte
Best Cinematography: Porno
Best Editing: Sana Dati
Best Original Musical Score: Sana Dati
Best Production Design: Porno
Best Sound: Sana Dati

FEATURE FILMS RANKING

1. Debosyon
2. Purok 7
3. Transit
4. Sana Dati
5. Quick Change
6. Babagwa
7. Ekstra
8. Porno
9. Rekorder
10. Instant Mommy
11. David F.
12. Amor y Muerte
13. Nuwebe
14. Liars
15. The Diplomat Hotel

SHORT FILMS

Best Director: Relyn Tan
Best Screenplay: Para Kay Ama

RANKING

1. Para kay Ama
2. Missing
3. Sa Wakas
4. The Houseband’s Wife
5. Onang
6. Taya
7. Pukpok
8. Katapusang Labok
9. Bakaw
10. Tutob