The Top 10 finalists for the 2009 Cinemalaya Film Festival are the following:
24K by Ana Agabin
Ang Nerseri (The Nursery) by Vic Acedillo, Jr.
Ang Panggagahasa kay Fe by Alvin Yapan
Astig (Mga Batang Kalye) by GB Sampedro
Colorum by Jon Steffan Ballesteros
Dinig Sana Kita by Mike Sandejas
Engkwentro by Pepe Diokno
Last Supper No. 3 by Veronica Velasco and Jinky Laurel
Mangatyanan (The Blood Trail) by Jerrold Tarog
Sanglaan by Milo Sogueco
Each finalists will receive P500,000.00 as seed investments. The 10 films will be screened on July 17-26, 2009 at the Cultural Center of the Philippines. The winning entry will be announced on July 26, 2009 and will receive an additional P200,000.00 cash incentive.