The highest grossing movie in the Philippines “The Hows of Us” bags the Camera Obscura Award from the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP).
The Camera Obscura Artistic Excellence Award is the highest honor given by the FDCP yearly during its annual Film Ambassadors’ Night. It is awarded to filmmakers and artists for achievements that positively inspire the Philippine film industry.
The FDCP said the award is given to “The Hows of Us”, “for making history in Philippine cinema by breaking the P800 million global box office record, making it the highest-grossing Filipino film to date and proving the competitive advantage of local films in the country.”
“The Hows of Us”, which is top-billed by reel to real sweethearts Daniel Padilla and Kathryn Bernardo broke all existing box office records for a Filipino movie during its run.
Directed by Cathy Garcia-Molina, “The Hows of Us” was released August 29, 2018. After 20 days, its domestic box office earnings breached PHP 600 million, the first Filipino movie to do so.
By mid-October, “The Hows of Us” grossed a grand total of more than PHP 800 million worldwide. According to PEP sources, the movie has earned more than PHP 915 million as of December 31, 2018.
Aside from “The Hows Of Us”, the FDCP also bestowed the Camera Obscura Artistic Excellence Award to National Artist for Film Kidlat Tahimik and film producer Bianca Balbuena.
FDCP will also give recognition to 86 other filmmakers, artists, and films that gave honor to the Philippines and placed Philippine cinema on the world stage by winning in international film festivals in 2018.
Awardees will be recognized at the Film Ambassadors’ Night on February 10 at SM Aura Premier Samsung Hall, Taguig City Philippines.
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