Jun 06
LUNA CITERS: 16 FILMS SCREENED, 19 TO GO by fapweb  |  Posted in Articles  |  on Fri, Jun 6, 2008

The citers for the 26th Luna Awards of the Film Academy of the Philippines have 19 more films to review after three weeks of screening.

This week, the citers reviewed the following films—Star Cinema’s Sakal, Sakali, Saklolo, rated A; Regal Entertainment Inc.’s Hide and Seek, rated A; Star Cinema’s You Got Me, rated B; Eagle Eye Etntertainment Productions’ Angels, rated B; Regal Entrtainment Inc. and GMA Films’ The Promise, rated B; and OctoArts Entertainment & M-Zet Productions’ Enteng Kabisote 4.

According to awards secretariat members Raquel Paz and Lorna Balmes, there will be a total of 9 more screening days. Next week, the review days will be on Tuesday (inasmuch as Monday will be a holiday). Wednesday and Friday.

Scheduled for screenings are the following films: June 10, Tuesday—Maverick Films’ Katas ng Saudi, 1 p.m./Star Cinema and Viva Films’ Paano Kita Iibigin?, 3 p.m.; June 11, Wednesday, Regal Entertainment Inc.’s Happy Hearts, I p.m./ GMA & Viva Films’ Ouija, 3 p.m.; June 13, Friday, Star Cinema’s Ang Cute ng Ina Mo, 1 p.m./GMA & Reality Productions’ Batanes, 3 p.m .

For the guidance of interested parties, we are printing weekly the filmographies of the films screened in that particular week. Here are the filmographies of the six films reviewed this week.

Sakal, Sakali, Saklolo—Produced by Star Cinema. Jose Javier Reyes, direction; Jose Javier Reyes, screenplay; Judy Ann Santos, Ryan Agoncillo, Gloria Diaz, Gina Pareño, Dominic Ochoa, Juliana Palermo, Rciky Davao and Freddie Webb, cast; Rodolfo Aves Jr., cinematography; Nancy Arcega, production design; Jesse Lucas, original music; Albert Michael Idioma, sound; and Vito Cajili, editing.

Hide and Seek—Produced by Regal Entertainment Inc.. Rahyan Q. Carlos, direction; Gina Marissa Tagasa, story and screenplay; Eric Quizon, Jean Garcia, Alessandra de Rossi, Ryan Eigenmann and Jennica Garcia, cast; Eli Balce and Louie Quirino, cinematography; Edgar Martin Littaua and Vic Villavicencio II, production design; Arnold Reodica, sound; Von de Guzman, musical score; and CJ Piol, editing.

You Got Me—Produced by Star Cinema. Cathy Garcia-Molina, direction; Francis Bryan Lua, story; Raz de la Torre & FraNCIS Bryan Lua, screenplay; Toni Gonzaga, Sam Milby, Zanjoe Marudo, Johnny Delgado, Dick Israel and pia Moran, cast; Manuel Teehankee, cinematography; Elfren Vibar, production design; Addiss Tabong, sound; Raul Mitra, musical score; and Marya Ignacio, editing.

Angels—Produced by Eagle Eye Entertainment Productions, Inc. Angel of Mine episode—Gina Alajar, direction; Gina Marissa Tagasa, story & screenplay; Angel Locsin, Aiza Marquez, Ketchup Eusebio and Pinky Amador, cast; Nap Jamir, cinematography; Ronnie Cruz, production design; Ditoy Aguila & Junel valencia, sound; Ding Achacoso & Arnold Buena, musical score; and Miren Alvarez Fabregas & Ian Montanosas, editing/Daddy’s Angel episode—Jose Dantes III, direction: Becky Aguila, story; Agnes Guzman & Gina Marissa Tagasa, screenplay; Marvin Agustin, Nash Aguas, Jaclyn Jose, Valerie Concepcion, Dominic Ochoa and Paolo Paraiso, cast; Arman Colado & Pao Orendian, cinematography; Ronnie Cruz, production design; Ditoy Aguila & Junel valencia, sound; Allan Feliciano & Arnold Buena, musical score; Jay Halili & Jason Cauman, editing/Angel of Love episode—Mark A. Reyes, direction; Gina Marissa tagasa, story & screenplay; Jennylybn Mwercado, Patrick Garcia, Allan Paule, Cheska Iñigo, Empress Schuck and Boots Anson-Roa, cast; Nap Jamir, cinematography; Ronnie Cruz, production design; Ditoy Aguila & Junel Valencia, sound; Allan Feliciano, musical score; Aleks Castañeda, editing.

The Promise—Produced by Regal Entertainment Inc. & GMA Films. Michael Tuviera, direction ; Raquel Villavicencio, screenplay; Angel Locsin, Richard Gutierrez, TJ Trinidad, Rhian Ramos, Ryan Eigenm,ann, Eugene Domiongo, Raquel Villavicenceio, Melissa Mendez, and Joel Torre, cast; Marissa Floirendo, cinematography; Mario Lipit, production design; Ditoy Aguil & Junel Valencia, sound; Allan Feliciano & Arnold Buena, musical score; and Dave Hukom & Jay Halili, editing.

Enteng Kabisote 4—Produced by OctoArts Enterainment & M-Zet Productions. Tony Reyes. direction; Bibith Orteza & Tony Reyes, story & screenplay; Vic Sotto, Kristine Hermosa, Francine Prieto, Carlos Agassi, Michael de Mesa, Oyo Sotto, Giselle Toengi, Jose Manalo, Aiza Seguerra, Ruby Rodriguez, Ian de Leon, Peque gallaga, Joey de Leon, Jomari Yllana and Christine Reyes, cast; Gary Garduce, cinematography; Mitoy Sta. Ana, production design; Addiss Tabong, sound; Michael Alba, musical score; Renewin Alano, editing.

A FAP timetable set July 15 as the date for the annoucement of the 26th Luna Awards nominees and August 2 as a Nominees Night where all nominees in 12 categories will receive their Lunettes—statuettes smaller than but replicas of the real trophy.

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