New Metropolitan Manila Development Authority Chairman Atty. Francis Tolentino met the executive committee of the 2010 Metropolitan Manila Film Festival (Philippines) on Thursday, July 29.
The Execom members were meeting with producers of the eight participating films to tresh out post-production and production problems.
The former mayor of Tagaytay (1995-2004) and president of the League of Cities of the Philippines (2001-2001) took over the helm of the MMDA last July 27 and replaced Judge Oscar Inocentes.
The official eight entries which were chosen by the screening committee of this year’s MMFF-P are the following (listed alphabetically):
Ang Agimat ni Enteng of Imus Productions Inc. and M-ZET Films, starring Ramon ‘Bong’ Revilla Jr. and Vic Sotto and directed by Tony Y. Reyes and Rico Gutierrez.
Dalaw of Cinemedia Films Production, Inc., starring Kris Aquino, Coco Martin and Diether Ocampo and directed by Jerry Lopez Sineneng from the script of Joel Mercado.
Father Jejemon of RVQ Productions Inc., starring Dolphy, Erich Gonzalez and Maja Salvador and directed by Frank Gray Jr. from the script of Bibeth Orteza.
Rosario of Cinemabuhay International Inc., starring Jennylyn Mercado, Dennis Trillo and Yul Servo and directed by Albert Martinez from the script of Elmer Gachalian.
RPG (animation) of ABS-CBN Film Productions Inc. and Ambient Media and directed by Luis C. Suarez.
Shake, Rattle & Roll 12 of Regal Entertainment Inc., starring Andi Eigenmann, Carla Abellana, Shaina Magdayao and Rayver Cruz and directed by Don Michael Perez and Topel Lee from the script of Onay Sales, Maribel Ilag, Jules Catanlag and Aloy Adlawan.
Super Inday and the Magic Bibe of Regal Entertainment Inc., starring Marian Rivera, Jake Cuenca and Vice Ganda and directed by Michael ‘Mike’ Tuviera from the script of Aloy Adlawan.
Ang Tanging Ina Mo Rin (Last na ‘To!) of ABS-CBN Film Productions Inc./Star Cinema, starring Ai-Ai de las Alas and Eugene Domingo and directed by Wenn V. Deramas from the script of Mel Mendoza-del Rosario.
Last year, seven films participated in the festival and their respective grosses were as follows:
The other entries and their festival gross are as follows:
ANG PANDAY of GMA Films and Imus Productions, P99.4 million
I LOVE YOU…GOODBYE of Star Cinema, P94.3 million
ANG DARLING KONG ASWANG of Octo Arts and M-Zet Productions. P89.6 million
SHAKE, RATTLE & ROLL XI of Regal Entertainment Inc., P77.6 million
MANO PO 6: MY MOTHER of Regal Entertainment Inc. P42 million
NOBODY, NOBODY BUT JUAN of RVQ Productions. P31.9 million
WAPAKMAN of Solar Films. P2.6 million.
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