Davao City will be hosting this year’s National Film Festival that will run from June 29 to July 3.
There will be 18 full-length films and documentaries made by filmmakers in the country that will be featured in the event.
National Film Festival will start with an opening night on June 29 at the SM Davao Cinema 3.The event will feature a special screening of excerpts from the film “Thy Womb” by Brillante Mendoza.
One of the highlights of this year’s film festival is the inauguration of the Davao Cinematheque a 150-seat small cinema located near the People’s Park, the second of its kind in the country.
The event is a joint undertaking of the Film Development Council of the Philippines and the City Government of Davao.