1st Sineng Pambansa (National Film Festival - Davao) Print

Davao City host Sineng  Pambansa National Film Festival in June , new Cinematheque to be inaugurated.
National Film Festival 2012
The film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) will stage the first Sineng Pambansa National Film Festival in Davao City from June 29 to July 3,2012 ,featuring the finalists of the FDCP’s first National Film Competition held last year. The Festival films will be screened at the following malls SM City Davao, Abreeza G-Mall and NCCC Mall
The Film Festival is a joint undertaking of the FDCP and the City Government of Davao headed by Mayor Sarah Duterte. The formal opening on June 29 will be a red carpet event, at the SM Cinema 3. Awarding ceremonies for the winners among the finalists will take place at the Abreeza Cinema 4 on July 1.
Highlighting the opening night on June 29 will be a special screening of excerpts from the latest film of Cannes Best Director Brillante  Mendoza, thy Womb, a joint project of the FDCP and Mendoza’s Center Stage Production, and shot on location in Tawi-tawi. Mendoza and the film’s lead actor, internationally acclaimed actress Nora Aunor, will be the guests at the guests at the opening of the festival.
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