The Entertainment Press Society, Inc. (Enpress) held its 8th Golden Screen Awards on April 2, at the Teatrino, Promenade in Greenhills.
After all the controversy and despite such a limited release, The movie Emir earns retribution winning 5 awards including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Story, Editing and Best Song.
Here’s the complete list of winners:
Best Motion Picture (Drama) – Sigwa, Begins at 20 Plus
Best Motion Picture (Musical or Comedy) – Emir, Film Development Council of the Philippines
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (Drama) – Lovi Poe, Mayohan
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role (Drama) – Sid Lucero, Muli
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Drama, Musical or Comedy) – Zsa Zsa Padilla, Sigwa
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role (Drama, Musical or Comedy) – Tirso Cruz, III, Sigwa
Best Director – Chito Roño, Emir
Best Story – Chito Rono, Jeffrey Gracio, Emir
Best Original Screenplay – Bonifacio Ilagan, Sigwa
Best Screenplay – Sigwa
Best Editing – Jerrold Tarog, Emir
Best Original Song – “Bakit Ako Naririto” from the movie “Emir,” music and lyrics by Gary Granada, interpreted by Frenchesca Farr