The eight (8) official film entries for the first-ever Metro Manila Film Festival – Summer Edition (MMFF) have been released on Monday, March 2.
Official entries to the summer film festival include the following:
- A HARD DAY
Starring: Dingdong Dantes & John Arcilla
Directed by Lawrence Fajardo
Starring: Alfred Vargas, Iza Calzado, & Shaina Magdayao
Directed by McArthur Alejandre
- LOVE THE WAY YOU LIE
Starring: Alex Gonzaga, Xian Lim, & Kylie Verzosa
Directed by RC Delos Reyes
- ISA PANG BAHAGHARI
Starring: Nora Aunor, Philip Salvador, & Michael De Mesa
Directed by Joel Lamangan
- LOVE OR MONEY
Starring: Coco Martin & Angelica Panganiban
Directed by Mae Czarina Cruz-Alviar
- COMING HOME
Starring: Jinggoy Estrada & Sylvia Sanchez
Directed by Adolfo Alix, Jr.
- NGAYON KAYA
Starring: Paulo Avelino & Janine Gutierez
Directed by Prime Cruz
- THE MISSING
Starring: Joseph Marco, Ritz Azul, & Miles Ocampo
Directed by Easy Ferrer
Unlike the annual MMFF every December, the summer edition will only be screened for 11 days from April 11 to April 21, 2020.
According to MMDA, the Parade of Stars will be held on April 4, Saturday.
In 2019, Senator Christopher ‘Bong’ Go, one of the newest members of the MMFF Executive Committee, proposed the Metro Manila Summer Film Festival.
Usually held in December, the MMFF is meant to promote local films all throughout its run.