Sylvia Sanchez wins Best Actress at 2019 Sinag Maynila Film Festival


Posted at Apr 08 2019 11:42 AM

MANILA -- Sylvia Sanchez was named best actress for her performance in the movie "Jesusa" at the 5th Sinag Maynila Film Festival's Gabi ng Parangal held on Sunday in Pasay City.

Sanchez tied with Angela Cortez for the movie "Jino To Marie." 

Nar Cabico, meanwhile, was named best actor for "Akin Ang Korona."

Daniel Palacio won the best director award for his movie "Pailalim," which was also named best picture. 

Below is a full list of winners:

Best Documentary: "Entablado"
Best Short Film Special Citation: "Marian"
3rd Place Best Short Film: "Ngiti ni Nazareno"
2nd Place Best Short Film: "Memories of the Rising Sun"
Best Short Film: "Panaghoy"

Full-Length Film Category 

Best Sound: "Persons of Interest"
Best Musical Score: "Jino To Marie"
Best Production Design: "Jesusa"
Best Editing: "Pailalim"
Best Cinematography: "Pailalim"
Best Screenplay: "Jino To Marie"
Sinag Maynila Box Office Award: "Jino To Marie"
SM People's Choice Award: "Akin ang Korona"
Best Director: Daniel Palacio for "Pailalim"
Best Actor: Nar Cabico for "Akin Ang Korona"
Best Actress: Sylvia Sanchez for "Jesusa" and Angela Cortez for "Jino To Marie" 
Special Jury Award: "Jesusa" 
Best Picture: "Pailalim"