MMFF 2012 Winners Announced (Complete List of Awardees)

The MMFF 2012 winners have been announced during the 38th Metro Manila Film Festival Awards night held at the Meralco Theater in Ortigas, Pasig City on Thursday, December 27.

38th MMFF 2012 logo

Star Cinema’s “One More Try” was proclaimed Best Picture, besting “Thy Womb” which was also awarded the Gatpuno Villegas Cultural Award.

Kapuso actor Dingdong Dantes won the Best Actor award for the movie “One More Try” while Superstar Nora Aunor, as expected, won the Best Actress award for “Thy Womb.”

Here’s the complete list of winners in the 2012 MMFF (awardees):
  • Youth Choice Award: "EL PRESIDENTE"
  • Best Festival Float: "EL PRESIDENTE"
  • Best Sound: "EL PRESIDENTE"
  • Best Musical Score: "EL PRESIDENTE"
  • Best Theme Song: "EL PRESIDENTE"
  • Best Make Up: "EL PRESIDENTE"
  • Best Child Performer: MIGUEL VERGARA FOR "ONE MORE TRY"
  • Full Length New Wave Best Actor: ALLAN PAULE FOR "DAYAK"
  • Full length New Wave Best Actress: LIZA DINNO FOR "IN NOMINE MATRIS"
  • New Wave Best Picture: "THE GRAVE BANDITS"
  • New Wave Special Jury Prize: "AD IGNORATIAM"
  • New Wave Best Director: TYRONE ACIERTO FOR "THE GRAVE BANDITS"
  • Best Visual Effects: "SHAKE RATTLE AND ROLL 14: THE INVASION"
  • Best Production Design: "THY WOMB"
  • Best Editing: VITO CAHILIG FOR "ONE MORE TRY"
  • Best Cinematographer: ODYSSEY FLORES FOR "THY WOMB"
  • Most Gender Sensitive Award (MAINSTREAM): "THY WOMB"
  • FPJ Memorial Award for Excellence: "ONE MORE TRY"
  • Best Supporting Actor: CESAR MONTANO FOR "EL PRESIDENTE"
  • Best Supporting Actress: WILMA DOESNT FOR "SISTERAKAS"
  • Best Original Story: HENRY BURGOS FOR "THY WOMB"
  • Best Screenplay: "ONE MORE TRY"
  • Best Director: BRILLANTE MENDOZA FOR "THY WOMB"
  • Gatpuno Villegas Cultural Award: "THY WOMB"
  • 3RD Best Picture: "SISTERAKAS"
  • 2ND Best Picture: "EL PRESIDENTE"
  • Best Picture: "ONE MORE TRY"
  • Best Actor: DINGDONG DANTES FOR "ONE MORE TRY"
  • Best Actress: NORA AUNOR FOR "THY WOMB"