On its' third year, Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino (PPP) has finally revealed the 10 official finalists during its grand launch held at Sequioa Hotel last July 11, 2019.
Seven featured films and 3 showcase films entered this year festival and will be shown on September 13-19, 2019. Here are some of the finalists who made the cut.
1. I'm Ellenya L.
Directed by Boy 2 Quizon
Maris Racal is Ellenya L, a typical millenial who aspires to become a popular influencer and vlogger. With the help of her family and friends, she will try to reach that ultimate dream. But is Ellenya really equipped for it?
Directed by Dondon Santos
G! is an account of good times and bad times between four young men. A story where they learn the real value of love, friendship, family, and life.
3. Cuddle Weather
Directed by Rod Marmol
Sue Ramirez and RK Bagatsing play the roles of two sex workers who decided to form a screwy relationship as 'cuddle partners,' but soon the two find themselves wanting something more than love-making.
Directed by Jade Castro
Gabbi Garcia and Khalil Ramos play the roles of Sara and Zak, whose journey to follow an upcoming indie-folk band brings them closer together, teaching them how love and loss works, accompanied by the music of Ben & Ben.