The Young Critics Circle Film Desk holds the 30th Annual Circle Citations for Distinguished Achievement in Film for 2019.
10 films vied for citations in each of the seven categories: Best First Feature, Best Sound and Aural Orchestration, Best Cinematography and Visual Design, Best Editing, Best Screenplay, Best Performance, and Best Film. See the full list of winners and nominees here.
Traditionally held at the Jorge B. Vargas Museum, University of the Philippines-Diliman, the event takes place online for the first time. Dr. Jozon A. Lorenza, a faculty at the Department of Communication, Ateneo de Manila University, delivers the keynote lecture, offering an anthropological critique of Filipino film narratives of the digital.
The 30th Annual Circle Citations catalog is available for download here.
The 30th Annual Circle Citations for Distinguished Achievement in Film for 2019 is supported by the University of the Philippines-Diliman Office for Initiatives in Culture and the Arts (OICA).