36th Gawad Urian: A Night of Appreciation and Awards for Philippine Cinema


It was yet again another dazzling night to celebrate Philippine cinema! gives you the scoop on the 36th Gawad Urian. The NBC Tent was a sea of gowns and freshly pressed polos last June 19, 2013. Actors, actresses, behind the camera crew and film aficionados flocked the said venue for a night of appreciation and awards. 

The Cinema One produced event was hosted by Richard Gomez, Cherie Gil, Butch Francisco, Iza Calzado and Xian Lim. Special performances were done by General Luna, Aiza Seguerra, Abra and KZ Tandingan. 

Congratulations to the winners! 

Best Film - "Ang Paglalakbay ng mga Bituin sa Gabing Madilim" by Arnel Mardoquio
Best Actress - Nora Aunor ("Thy Womb")
Best Actor - Jericho Rosales ("Alagwa")
Best Director - Adolfo Alix, Jr. ("Mater Dolorosa")
Best Cinematography - Whammy Alcazaren ("Colossal")
Best Screenplay - Mes de Guzman ("Diablo")
Best Production Design - Brillante Mendoza ("Thy Womb")
Best Editing - Aleks Casta±eda ("Kalayaan")
Best Music - Diwa de Leon ("Baybayin")
Best Sound - Willy Fernandez, Kristine Kintana, and Lav Diaz ("Florentina Hubaldo, CTE")
Best Short Film - "Ritmo" by Remton Siega Zuasola
Best Documentary - "Harana" by Benito Bautista
Best Supporting Actor - Art Acuna ("Posas")
Best Supporting Actress - Alessandra de Rossi ("Sta. Ni±a")
Special Award for Film - "Natatanging Gawad Urian" Mila del Sol

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