We present the list of winners of the 7th Nabunturan Independent Film Exhibition (Philippines) which took place from September 26th – 29th, 2019 in Nabunturan, Compostela Valley.
Best Film (Gimadyawan Award)
Best Actress (Juvy Ann Clarito)
Best Cinematography (Kent Xerus Labrador)
Myla is a teenage girl living with her 60-year-old Mom. At 16, she got pregnant. Now, she struggling to live a simple life as a normal teenager or accept her fate of becoming a young mother.
One night, Nelson was walking home while he noticed something strange in the dark. That night, he never knew he would see a creature that would join him in this chaotic world.
Best Comval Film
Arjay is a breadwinner of his family and works hard to gain money because he has a big desire to pursue studying with the hope to raise their quality of living.
Best Actor (Marcus Belisario)
Best Editing (Bab Baldoza & Vanette Mendoza)
Gay teenager Girly looks for a job in a world he is unaware of.
Special Citation for Animation
A solar powered toy who wants to go to the light finds himself in a dangerous path.
Special Citation for Documentary
“Budots” has swept the entire nation by storm. The dance craze that has people move around in uncoordinated, freestyle dance to a weird mix of electronic sound and noises, originated in Davao City.
Best Screenplay (Jai Cañete & Decelle Suarez)
Best Music (Kokoi Guinto)
Shan, a high school student from the province, dreams of pursuing a Medical Degree at the city. She makes a goal to sell 1000 shell necklaces to reach that dream but soon discovers a more expensive lesson.
Best Production Design (Ron Christian Alos)
Best Sound Design (Krysver Gomez & Christian Jirei Miranda)
This is a story about the disappearance of people and their identities. Dylan, the son of the town’s captain Soliman, has seen the missing people and knows where they are.