Did MMFF Make A Drastic Change this Year?

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Gone are the days of comedy, fantasy, and horror movies on Christmas day. We will surely miss seeing Enteng Kabisote, Shake Rattle and Roll, and Aiai Delas Alas’ comedic masterpiece at this year’s Metro Manila Film Festival. No matter what is behind the changes of the most-anticipated annual festival, it is no doubt that movie enthusiasts are excited about it!

MFF 2016 has released the list of 8 full-length movies and 8 short films on Friday, November 18, at Club Filipino. These movies will be in theaters on the 25th of December and will run until January 07, 2017.

Full-length Films:

Ang Babae Sa Septic Tank 2: #ForeverIsNotEnough

Starring Eugene Domingo, Jericho Rosales, Kean Cipriano, Khalil Ramos, and Cai Cortez.

Directed by Marlon Rivera

Die Beautiful

Starring Paolo Ballesteros, Joel Torre, Gladys Reyes, Luis Alandy, Albie Casiño, Iza Calzado.

Directed by Jun Robles Lana.

Saving Sally

Starring Rhian Ramos and Enzo Marcos.

Directed by Avid Liongoren

Sunday Beauty Queen

Starring Hazel Perdido, Cherrie Mae Bretana, Mylyn Jacobo, Leo Selomenio, Rudelyn Acosta.

Directed by Babyruth Villarama Gutierrez


Starring Ms. Nora Aunor , Ricky Davao, ,JC De Vera,Luis Alandy, Jason Abalos,RJ Agustin.

Directed by Arturo San Agustin and Real Florido



Starring Irma Adlawan, Mercedes Cabral, and Joem Bascom.

Directed by Alvin Yapan

Vince & Kath & James

Starring: Julia Barretto, Joshua Garcia, Ronnie Alonte.

Directed by Ted Boborol



Starring: Rhed Bustamante, Phoebe Walker, Elora Espano, Neil Ryan Sese, Ronnie Alonte, Lou Veloso, Dominique Roque, John Vic De Guzman, JR Versales

Directed by Erik Matti

Short Films:

• Sitsiritsit

• Birds


• Manila Scream

• Mga Bitoon sa Siyudad

• Mitatang

• Mono

• Passage of Life

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4 Comments on Did MMFF Make A Drastic Change this Year?

  1. Palitan ng name Cinemalaya part 2 with one commercial film entry.

  2. Ebak pa more // November 21, 2016 at 7:32 pm //

    Bat wla sa Entry ung MY BOBO LOVE KI-KI PA MORE ng aldog..hahaha

  3. its about time no! film festival tapos hindi naman quality films ang pinapalabas. mukang tatabo movie ni uge at pao dito.

  4. Flop mmff

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