Manila Kingpin: The Asiong Salonga Story, this year’s Luna Awards best film winner, will be shown for free at the UP Film Center at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, September 25.
The multi-awarded film also garnered the following awards in the last Film Academy of the Philippines Luna Awards night:
Best Actor—Jeorge E.R. Ejercito Estregan (Manila Kingpin)
Best Supporting Actor—John Regala (Manila Kingpin)
Production Design—Fritz and Mona Silorio (Manila Kingpin)
Best Editing—Jason Cahapay and Ryan Orduna (Manila Kingpin)
Best Sound—Albert Michael Idioma (Manila Kingpin)
The special showing was a joint effort of the FAP and the UP Film Institute.
The Academy holds it annual screening of films by voters at the UP Film Center prior to the selection of the eventual winners in 12 categories of the Luna Awards.
The six other winners in the last Luna Awards are as follows:
Best Director—Paul Soriano (Thelma)
Best Actress—Maja Salvador (Thelma)
Best Supporting Actress—Lovi Poe (Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow)
Best Screenplay—Froilan Medina & Paul Soriano (Thelma)
Best Cinematography—Odyssey Flores (Thelma)
Best Musical Score—Raul Mitra (No Other Woman)
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