MANILA, Philippines – The winners of the 2016 Gawad Urian Awards have been announced by Manunuri ng Pelikulang Pilipino and Cinema One. The ceremony was held Wednesday, June 22 at the Kia Theater.
Brillante Mendoza's Taklub won best film, while John Lloyd Cruz and LJ Reyes won top acting honors for their work in Honor Thy Father and Anino sa Likod ng Buwan, respectively. Bernardo Bernardo and Ana Abad Santos took home the awards for their supporting roles in Imbisibol and Apocalypse Child, respectively.
Romy Vitug was presented the Natatanging Gawad Urian for his remarkable work in cinematography in the local industry.
Here are the full list of winners:
Best short film:
Best documentary film:
Natatanging Gawad Urian: Romy Vitug