The Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) Executive Committee, upon the recommendation of its Selection Committee has chosen the final 4 entries to the MMFF 2018 and announced it on October 9, 2018.
The announcement of the final 4 entries, completes the list of the film entries to the MMFF 2018.
Complete list of MMFF 2018 movies
Starring Anne Curtis, Marco Gumabao. Directed by Yam Laranas
- Fantastica: The Princess, The Prince, and The Perya
Starring Vice Ganda, Richard Gutierrez, Dingdong Dantes, Bela Padilla, Maymay Entrata, Kisses Delavin, Loisa Andallo. Directed by Barry Gonzales
- Girl in the Orange Dress
Starring Jessy Mendiola, Jericho Rosales. Directed by Jay Abello
- Jack Em Popoy: The PulisCredibles
Starring Maine Mendoza, Coco Martin, Vic Sotto. Directed by Coco Martin (real name: Rodel Nacianceno)
- Mary, Marry Me
Starring Toni Gonzaga, Alex Gonzaga, Sam Milby. Directed by RC Delos Reyes
- One Great Love
Starring Dennis Trillo, Kim Chiu, JC de Vera, Eric Quizon. Directed by Eric Quizon
Starring Jerome Ponce, Buboy Villar, John Estrada. Directed by Jovinor Tan
- Rainbow’s Sunset
Starring Eddie Garcia, Tony Mabesa, Sunshine Dizon, Tirso Cruz III, Aiko Melendez. Directed by Joel Lamangan
“Mary, Marry Me”, “One Great Love”, “Otlum”, and “Rainbow’s Sunset” were announced on October 9, 2018 while the remaining 4 were announced on June 29, 2018.
A total of 16 finished film applications coming from 22 film companies and production outfits were submitted for consideration of the MMFF Executive Committee.
The MMFF Selection Committee chose the 8 movie entries based on the following criteria:
– 40% artistic excellence
– 40% commercial appeal
– 10% promotion of Filipino cultural and historical values
– 10% global appeal
MMFF 2018 Schedule
- December 23, 2018 : Parade of the Stars
- December 25, 2018 to January 7, 2019 : Showing of MMFF Entries
- December 27, 2018 : MMFF 2018 Awards Night at The Theater at Solaire
- December 30, 2018 : Airing of MMFF 2018 Awards Night on ABS-CBN after Gandang Gabi Vice