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The 2018 Metro Manila Film Festival: Here’s What to Look Forward To!

The 2018 Metro Manila Film Festival: Here’s What to Look Forward To!


Ela Bendaña December 23, 2018 Music & Culture

Along with the fast-approaching Christmas day is the annual Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) that already has become a part of the typical Filipino holiday celebration!

With the wide variety of concepts from the film entries this year, have you decided yet which one to watch on the 25th? To help you out, here’s a preview for this year’s line-up, also known as the ‘Magic 8’:

      • Aurora
      • Directed by Yam Laranas – Starring Anne Curtis

    • Fantastica: The Princess, The Prince and The Perya
    • Directed by Barry Gonzales
    • Starring Vice Ganda, Dingdong Dantes and Richard Gutierrez

    • Girl in the Orange Dress
    • Directed by Jay Abello
    • Starring Jessy Mendiola and Jericho Rosales

    • Mary, Marry Me
    • Directed by RC de los Reyes
    • Starring Alex Gonzaga, Toni Gonzaga and Sam Milby

  • One Great Love
  • Directed by Eric Quizon
  • Starring Kim Chiu, JC de Vera and Dennis Trillo

  • Otlum
  • Directed by Joven Tan
  • Starring Jerome Ponce, Ricci Rivero and Michelle Vito

    • Popoy En Jack: The Pulisincredibles
    • Directed by Mike Tuviera
    • Starring Coco Martin and Vic Sotto

    • Rainbow Sunset
    • Directed by Joel Lamangan
    • Starring Eddie Garcia, Tony Mabesa and Gloria Romero

The 2018 MMFF will run from December 25 to January 7, 2019 in cinemas nationwide.