Vote for your favorite film using the
Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino App!
The event is open to all Filipino producers who may submit more than finished film and entry.
Film entries are eligible based on the following criteria:
Ten (10) to twelve (12) films will be selected for the PPP by the Selection Committee. Each film chosen to participate in Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino will receive a Certificate of Participation and will have nationwide guaranteed screening for three (3) days up to one full week in a minimum of sixty (60) screens. Extension of screening beyond the Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino will be at the discretion of the theaters involved.
The assignment of theaters locations for the ten (10) to twelve (12) films chosen will be at the discretion of the Film Development Council of the Philippines and the theaters involved.
On the 5th day of screening on August 20, the top three films will be given the Audience Choice Awards based on audience votes from the PistApp: Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino App.
A Critic’s Choice will be unanimously chosen by the Selection Committee based on the artistic merits of the film, and will also be announced on August 20.
The films to be submitted for selection must reach the FDCP office by the following dates with the corresponding entry fees:
|May 4-May 19, 2017||- P 5,000.00|
|May 20-June 2, 2017||- P 7,000.00|
|June 3-15, 2017||- P 10,000.00|
Entry payments may be through cash or via manager’s check made to the Film Development Council of the Philippines.
An online screener of the film (Vimeo link with provided password, watermarked with For consideration: Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino) must be submitted with the following documents:
The screener must be emailed to the addresses below while the documents and payment should be sent via messenger or personal delivery in an envelope marked ‘Entry for Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino’ to:
Film Development Council of the
855 T.M. Kalaw St., Ermita, Manila 1000
All selected films will be announced by the last week of June 2017.
Submission to Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino constitutes agreement to all rules, regulations and conditions contained in this document and certifies that all film and music rights and production clearances have been obtained (in accordance with any and all existing applicable laws). By submitting, the filmmaker agrees not to withdraw the film from the event after it has been selected.
For submission inquiries and further information, please contact:
Film Development Council of the Philippines
855 T.M. Kalaw St., Ermita, Manila
(02) 256-9948 local 131
c/o Ms. Janine Santos or Chantel Garcia
Subject: PPP Inquiry
To: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
Sama-sama tayo at magtipon para sa isang napakalaking pagdiriwang para sa mga
natatanging pelikulang ng Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino! Humanda sa dose-dosenang
saya at sorpresa na hatid namin para sa inyo!
Venue: Burnham Green, Luneta Park
|10:00 am -||Opening Program
Games, Food Bazaar, Art Booths, Marching Bands, NCCA cultural performances, Higantes and Ati-atihan
|3:00 pm -||PPP Motorcade
Parade of Floats (starts at Liwasang Bonifacio)
|4:00 pm -||Pista Program
Fun and games with the stars of Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino
The Premier Night will be a red-carpet event to open Pista ng Pelikulang
Pilipino. Featuring the restored version of Eduardo de Castro’s Zamboanga
starring Fernando Poe and Rosa del Rosario, the premier night will be a
celebration showcasing the Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino Finalists and the 100
years of Philippine Cinema.
Venue: SM Megamall
Time: 6pm onwards
|6:00 pm -||Registration|
|7:00 pm -||Premier Night Program
Introducing the cast and production of the 12 Films of Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino
|8:00 pm -||Screening of Zamboanga
Philippine Premier of the restored version of Eduardo de Castro’s Zamboanga
The Awards Night and Thanksgiving Party will be a night of fun-filled
celebration featuring OPM stars performing the most-loved classics and theme
songs of Philippine Cinema. It will also feature the awarding of Sine Kabataan
Finalists and the Audience Choice Award for Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino.
Venue: Whitespace Manila
Time: 6pm onwards
Attire: Rock Filipiniana or Chic Filipiniana