37th Gawad Urian Awards

from right: Best Director Hannah Espia (TRANSIT), Best Actor Joel Torre (OTJ), Best Actress Angeli Bayani (NORTE HANGGANANA NG KASAYSAYAN), Best Supporting Actress Angel Aquino (ANG HULING CHACHA NI ANITA) and Best Supporting Actor Junjun Quintana (A PHILIPPINO STORY). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

from right: Best Director Hannah Espia (TRANSIT), Best Actor Joel Torre (OTJ), Best Actress Angeli Bayani (NORTE HANGGANANA NG KASAYSAYAN), Best Supporting Actress Angel Aquino (ANG HULING CHACHA NI ANITA) and Best Supporting Actor Junjun Quintana (A PHILIPPINO STORY). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Photos by

Jude Bautista

One of the big upsets of the night was Angeli Bayani who won BEST ACTRESS for NORTE HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN. The Best Actress category had heavy names from Nora Aunor, Vilma Santos, Cherie Gil, Eugene Domingo, Agot Isidro, Rustica Carpio.

Hosts Piolo Pascual (OTJ) & Bianca Gonzalez during the 37th Gawad Urian Awards held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista

Hosts Piolo Pascual (OTJ) & Bianca Gonzalez during the 37th Gawad Urian Awards held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista

Nominees from right: Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Music Armando ‘Bing’ Lao (DUKIT), filmmaker Arnel Mardoquio and Kei Tan of RIDDLES OF MY HOMECOMING which won Best Editing- Chuck Gutierrez. The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Nominees from right: Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Music Armando ‘Bing’ Lao (DUKIT), filmmaker Arnel Mardoquio and Kei Tan of RIDDLES OF MY HOMECOMING which won Best Editing- Chuck Gutierrez. The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

There were multiple nominations such as Perry Dizon (Best Production Design, Best Music) Armando Lao was nominated in Best Direction, Screenplay and Music. Angel Aquino was nominated for 2 films PORNO and won Best Supporting actress for HULING CHACHA NI ANITA. Rody Vera shared his Best Screenplay award with Lav Diaz in NORTE HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN. Vera was also nominated for DEATH MARCH & BADIL.

Awardees from left: Emerson Texon (Best Music--SONATA), Atty. Julius Matibag, creative consultant representing Adjani Arumpac (Best Documentary-NANAY MAMENG), Chuck Gutierrez (Best Editing- RIDDLES OF MY HOMECOMING), Best Supporting Actress Angel Aquino (ANG HULING CHACHA NI ANITA), Best Actress Angeli Bayani (NORTE HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN), Best Supporting Actor Junjun Quintana (A PHILIPPINO STORY), Best Actor Joel Torre (OTJ), Best Director Hannah Espia (TRANSIT), Corinne de San Jose (Best Sound--OTJ), 2nd Assistant Director Lir dela Cruz and Line Producer Maya Quirino represented Lav Diaz as NORTE SA HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN also won Best Picture, Best Screenplay (Lav Diaz and Rody Vera) and Best Cinematography (Lauro Rene Manda). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Awardees from left: Emerson Texon (Best Music–SONATA), Zig Carlo Dulay (Best Short Film—MISSING), Atty. Julius Matibag, Human Rights Lawyer representing Adjani Arumpac (Best Documentary-NANAY MAMENG), Chuck Gutierrez (Best Editing- RIDDLES OF MY HOMECOMING), Best Supporting Actress Angel Aquino (ANG HULING CHACHA NI ANITA), Best Actress Angeli Bayani (NORTE HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN), Best Supporting Actor Junjun Quintana (A PHILIPPINO STORY), Best Actor Joel Torre (OTJ), Best Director Hannah Espia (TRANSIT), Corinne de San Jose (Best Sound–OTJ), 2nd Assistant Director Lir dela Cruz and Line Producer Maya Quirino represented Lav Diaz as NORTE SA HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN also won Best Picture, Best Screenplay-NOT IN PHOTO: (Lav Diaz and Rody Vera) and Best Cinematography (Lauro Rene Manda). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Awards LIST with nominees:

Best Picture:

Winner: Norte Hangganan ng Kasaysayan

OTJ

Transit

Ekstra

Riddles of my Homecoming

Badil

Ang Kuwento ni Mabuti

Porno

Dukit

Best Actress nominee Cheri Gil (SONATA) and Best Actor Joel Torre (OTJ). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Best Actress nominee Cheri Gil (SONATA) and Best Actor Joel Torre (OTJ). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Best Actor:

Winner: Joel Torre (OTJ)

Mark Gil (A Philipino Story)

Mimi Juarenza (Quick Change)

Sid Lucero (Norte Hangganan ng Kasaysayan)

Ping Medina (Transit)

Jhong Hilario (Badil)

Alex Medina (Babagwa)

Karl Medina with Best Actress Angeli Bayani (NORTE HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN). Angeli is wearing a design by Tatah Galias. The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Karl Medina with Best Actress Angeli Bayani (NORTE HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN). Angeli is wearing a design by Tatah Galias. The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Best Actress:

Winner: Angeli Bayani (Norte Hangganan ng Kasaysayan)

Nora Aunor (Mabuti)

Vilma Santos (Ekstra)

Cherie Gil (Sonata)

Eugene Domingo (Instant Mommy)

Rustica Carpio (Ano ang Kulay ng mga Nakalimutang Pangarap?)

Agot Isidro (Mga Anino ng Kahapon)

Vivian Velez (Bendor)

Lorna Tolentino (Burgos)

Jasmine Curtis Smith (TRANSIT) is also TV5’s JASMINE. Beside her is Archie Alemania (NORTE HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Jasmine Curtis Smith (TRANSIT) is also TV5’s JASMINE. Beside her is Best Supporting Actor nominee Archie Alemania (NORTE HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Best Supporting Actor:

Winner: Junjun Quintana (A Philippino Story)

Art Acuna (Kabisera)

John Arcilla (Metro Manila)

Joey Marquez (OTJ)

Yul Servo (Porno)

Carlo Aquino (Porno)

Victor Basa (Lauriana)

Cesar Montano (Alamat ni China Doll)

Archie Alemania (Norte Hangganan ng Kasaysayan)

Bor Ocampo (Dukit)

from left: Best Supporting Actor nominee Joey Marquez (OTJ) and Best Actor nominee Sid Lucero (NORTE HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

from left: Best Supporting Actor nominee Joey Marquez (OTJ) and Best Actor nominee Sid Lucero (NORTE HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Ravishing Best Supporting Actress Angel Aquino (ANG HULING CHACHA NI ANITA). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Ravishing Best Supporting Actress Angel Aquino (ANG HULING CHACHA NI ANITA). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Best Supporting Actress:

Winner: Angel Aquino (Ang Huling Cha-Cha ni Anita)

Angel Aquino (Porno)

Mitch Smith (Angustia)

Ruby Ruiz (Ekstra)

Jasmine Curtis-Smith (Transit)

Raquel Villavicencio (Dukit)

Awardees from left: Emerson Texon (Best Music--SONATA), Atty. Julius Matibag, creative consultant representing Adjani Arumpac (Best Documentary-NANAY MAMENG), Chuck Gutierrez (Best Editing- RIDDLES OF MY HOMECOMING), Best Supporting Actress Angel Aquino (ANG HULING CHACHA NI ANITA), Best Actress Angeli Bayani (NORTE HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN), Best Supporting Actor Junjun Quintana (A PHILIPPINO STORY), Best Actor Joel Torre (OTJ), Best Director Hannah Espia (TRANSIT), Corinne de San Jose (Best Sound--OTJ), 2nd Assistant Director Lir dela Cruz and Line Producer Maya Quirino represented Lav Diaz as NORTE SA HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN also won Best Picture, Best Screenplay (Lav Diaz and Rody Vera) and Best Cinematography (Lauro Rene Manda). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Awardees from left: Emerson Texon (Best Music–SONATA), Zig Carlo Dulay (Best Short Film—MISSING), Atty. Julius Matibag, Human Rights Lawyer representing Adjani Arumpac (Best Documentary-NANAY MAMENG), Chuck Gutierrez (Best Editing- RIDDLES OF MY HOMECOMING), Best Supporting Actress Angel Aquino (ANG HULING CHACHA NI ANITA), Best Actress Angeli Bayani (NORTE HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN), Best Supporting Actor Junjun Quintana (A PHILIPPINO STORY), Best Actor Joel Torre (OTJ), Best Director Hannah Espia (TRANSIT), Corinne de San Jose (Best Sound–OTJ), 2nd Assistant Director Lir dela Cruz and Line Producer Maya Quirino represented Lav Diaz as NORTE SA HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN also won Best Picture, Best Screenplay-NOT IN PHOTO: (Lav Diaz and Rody Vera) and Best Cinematography (Lauro Rene Manda). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Best Direction:

Winner: Hannah Espia (Transit)

Erik Matti (OTJ)

Lav Diaz (Norte Hangganan ng Kasaysayan)

Jeffrey Jeturian (Ekstra)

Peque Gallaga and Lorie Reyes (Sonata)

Arnel Mardoquio (Riddles of My Homecoming)

Alvin Yapan (Mga Anino ng Kahapon)

Whammy Alcazaren (Islands)

Chito Rono (Badil)

Mes de Guzman (Ang Kuwento ni Mabuti)

Adolf Alix Jr. (Porno)

Armando Lao (Dukit)

from left: Cinema One Channel Head Ronald Arguelles, Soliman Cruz of (NORTE HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN), Cinema One Selection Committee member Lilit Reyes and Ping Medina (TRANSIT). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

from left: Cinema One Channel Head Ronald Arguelles, Soliman Cruz of (NORTE HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN), Cinema One Selection Committee member Lilit Reyes and Ping Medina (TRANSIT). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Best Screenplay:

Winner: Lav Diaz and Rody Vera NORTE HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN

Michiko Yamamoto and Erik Matti (OTJ)

Rody Vera BADIL

Giancarlo Abrahan and Hannah Espia TRANSIT

Jason Paul Laxamana (Babagwa)

Ralsston Jover (Porno)

Rody Vera (Death March)

Armando Lao (Dukit)

2nd Assistant Director Lir dela Cruz and Line Producer Maya Quirino represented Lav Diaz as NORTE SA HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN won Best Picture, Best Actress (Angeli Diaz), Best Screenplay (Lav Diaz and Rody Vera) and Best Cinematography (Lauro Rene Manda). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista

2nd Assistant Director Lir dela Cruz and Line Producer Maya Quirino represented Lav Diaz as NORTE SA HANGGANAN NG KASAYSAYAN won Best Picture, Best Actress (Angeli Diaz), Best Screenplay (Lav Diaz and Rody Vera) and Best Cinematography (Lauro Rene Manda). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista

Best Production Design:

Winner: Adolfo Alix Jr. (Porno)

Jun jun Montelbano (Sonata)

Perry Dizon (Riddles of my Homecoming)

Richard Somes (OTJ)

Ericsson Navarro (Ekstra)

Kip Oebanda (Shift)

Leo Abaya and Olga Marie Marquez (Dukit)

Emerson Texon (Best Music--SONATA) during the 37th Gawad Urian Awards held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Emerson Texon (Best Music–SONATA) during the 37th Gawad Urian Awards held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Best Music:

Winner: Emerson Texon (Sonata)

Nonong Buencamino (Lauriana)

Perry Dizon (Norte Hangganan ng Kasaysayan)

Gauss Obenza (Riddles of My Homecoming)

Armando Lao (Dukit)

Manunuri ng Pelikulang Pilipino seated from left: Phl Star Columnist Butch Francisco, Dr. Mike Rapatan, Dr. Grace Javier Alfonso standing from left: Dr Nick Tiongson , Head of Cinema One and Velvet channels Ronald Arguelles, Ntl Artist for Literature Bien Lumbera, Mario Hernando, Tito Valiente and Dr. Roland Tolentino. The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Manunuri ng Pelikulang Pilipino seated from left: Phl Star Columnist Butch Francisco, Dr. Mike Rapatan, Dr. Grace Javier Alfonso standing from left: Dr Nick Tiongson , Head of Cinema One and Velvet channels Ronald Arguelles, Ntl Artist for Literature Bien Lumbera, Mario Hernando, Tito Valiente and Dr. Roland Tolentino. The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Best Cinematography:

Winner: Lauro Rene Manda (Norte Hangganan ng Kasaysayan)

Arnel Barbarona, Bordie Carillo and McRobert Nacario (Riddles of My Homecoming)

Ben Cruz and Lyle Nemenzo Sacris (Transit)

Francis Ricardo Buhay (OTJ)

Albert Banzon (Porno)

Sasha Palomares (Islands)

Diego Marx Dobles, Triztan Garcia, Jeffrey Icawat and Bruno Tiotuico (Dukit)

Chuck Gutierrez (Best Editing- RIDDLES OF MY HOMECOMING) during the 37th Gawad Urian Awards held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Chuck Gutierrez (Best Editing- RIDDLES OF MY HOMECOMING) during the 37th Gawad Urian Awards held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Best Editing:

Winner: Chuck Gutierrez (Riddles of My Homecoming)

Jay Halili (OTJ)

Lav Diaz (Norte Hangganan ng Kasaysayan)

Aleksandr Castañeda (Porno)

Benjamin Tolentino and Hannah Espia (Transit)

Diego Marx Dobles (Dukit)

Manunuri ng Pelikulang Pilipino members from left: Butch Francisco, Tito Valiente and Host Piolo Pascual (OTJ). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Manunuri ng Pelikulang Pilipino members from left: Butch Francisco, Tito Valiente and Host Piolo Pascual (OTJ). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Corinne de San Jose (Best Sound--OTJ) during the 37th Gawad Urian Awards held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Corinne de San Jose (Best Sound–OTJ) during the 37th Gawad Urian Awards held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Best Sound:

Winner: Corinne de San Jose (OTJ)

Corinne de San Jose (Norte Hangganan ng Kasaysayan)

Addiss Tabong and Wild Sound (Ekstra)

Albert Michael Idioma (Porno)

Arnel Barbarona (Riddles of My Homecoming)

Mes De Guzman (Ang Kwento ni Mabuti)

Mark Locsin (Death March)

Armando Lao (Dukit)

right: Best Editing awardee Chuck Gutierrez (RIDDLES OF MY HOMECOMING) with Best Documentary nominee Baby Ruth Villarama (JAZZ IN LOVE). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

right: Best Editing awardee Chuck Gutierrez (RIDDLES OF MY HOMECOMING) with Best Documentary nominee Baby Ruth Villarama (JAZZ IN LOVE). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Best Short Film

Winner: MISSING by Zig Carlo Dulay

INDAYOG NG NAYATAMAK by John Rhys C. Fernandez

MAY DINADALA by Giancarlo Lauro C. Abrahan

ASAN SI LOLO ME? by Sari Estrada

THE HOUSEBAND’S WIFE by Paolo O’Hara

ONANG by JE Tiglao

WALAY KATAPUSANG ADLAW by Glenmark Doromal

CON ENFERMEDAD Y BUEN SALUD by Xeph Suarez

Carmen Deunida is NANAY MAMENG who had the most emotional speech. She accepted the award for BEST DOCUMENTARY (NANAY MAMAENG) for filmmaker Adjani Arumpac who based it on her life as an 86-year-old activist and organizer of women’s group Samahan ng Maralitang Kababaihang Nagkakaisa (Samakana). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Carmen Deunida is NANAY MAMENG who had the most emotional speech. She accepted the award for BEST DOCUMENTARY (NANAY MAMAENG) for filmmaker Adjani Arumpac who based it on her life as an 86-year-old activist and organizer of women’s group Samahan ng Maralitang Kababaihang Nagkakaisa (Samakana). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

Best Documentary

Winner: NANAY MAMENG by Adjani Arumpac

WAR IS A TENDER THING by Adjani Arumpac

JAZZ IN LOVE by Baby Ruth Villarama

THE PRIVILEGED MIGRANTS by Rica Arevalo

ATI-ATIHAN LIVES by Patrick Alcedo

URIAN awardees’ selfie from left: Best Editing (RIDDLES OF MY HOMECOMING) Chuck Gutierrez with Best Supporting Actress Angel Aquino (ANG HULING CHACHA NI ANITA) and Best Actress Angeli Bayani (NORTE HANGGANANA NG KASAYSAYAN). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

URIAN awardees’ selfie from left: Best Editing (RIDDLES OF MY HOMECOMING) Chuck Gutierrez with Best Supporting Actress Angel Aquino (ANG HULING CHACHA NI ANITA) and Best Actress Angeli Bayani (NORTE HANGGANANA NG KASAYSAYAN). The 37th Gawad Urian Awards was held at the Dolphy Theater last June 17, 2014. Photo by Jude Bautista.

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