'Thy Womb' reaps Gawad Urian nominations

Posted at 04/30/2013 5:38 PM | Updated as of 05/01/2013 12:16 PM
A scene from Brillante Mendoza's "Thy Womb"

MANILA, Philippines – Brillante Mendoza’s film “Thy Womb” bagged major nominations from the 36th Gawad Urian.

On Tuesday, members of the Manunuri ng Pelikulang Pilipino announced the list of nominees:

Best Sound: Diwa de Leon (Baybayin); Addis Tabong and Wildsound Ami (Posas); Wildsound Ami (Oros); Ditoy Aguila (Kalayaan); John Barredo (Qiyamah); Jonathan Hee Kai (Colossal); Mark McCullie (MNL 143) and Willy Fernandez, Bong Sungcang, Ferdinand Marcos Sabarongis (Florentina Hubaldo, CTE)

Best Editing: Mikael Angelo Pestano (Baybayin); Benjamin Gonzales Tolentino (Mater Dolorosa); Lawrence Fajardo (Oros); Marie Jamora and Edsel Abesames (Ang Nawawala); Aleks Castaneda (Kalayaan); Dempster Samarista (Alagwa); Chuck Gutierrez (MNL 143); Lav Diaz (Florentina Ubaldo, CTE) and Kats Serraon (Thy Womb)

Best Music: Diwa de Leon (Baybayin); Mikey Amistoso, Diego Mapa and Jazz Nicholas (Ang Nawawala); Diwa de Leon with Original Soundtrack-Nix Damn P! (The Animals); and Teresa Barrozo (Thy Womb)

Best Production Design: Benjamin Payumo (Intoy Syokoy ng Kalye Marino); Hai Balbuena & Bumbo Villanueva (Baybayin); Adolfo Alix, Jr. (Mater Dolorosa); Tonee Acejo (Oros); Joey Luna (Bwakaw); Aped Santos (Sta. Niña); Perry Dizon (Qiyamah); and Dante Mendoza (Thy Womb)

Best Cinematography: McRobert Nacario and Arnel Barbarona (Ang Paglalakbay ng mga Bituin sa Dilim ng Gabi); Jun Pereira Jr. (Intoy Syokoy ng Kalye Marino); Louie Quirino (Baybayin); Carlo Mendoza (Bwakaw); Albert Banzon (Kalayaan); Whammy Alcazaren (Colossal); Tristan Salas (Diablo); Lav Diaz (Florentino Ubaldo, CTE); Albert Banzon (Mater Dolorosa); Rommel Sales (Oros); Louie Quirino (Posas); Ming Kai Leung (Ang Nawawala); McRobert Nacario (Quiyama); Alex Espartero (The Animal); Odyssey Flores (Thy Womb); and Nor Domingo (Sta. Nina)

Best Screenplay: Layette Bucoy and Allan Lope (Melodrama Negra); Jerry Gracio (Mater Dolorosa); Zig Dulay (Posas); Paul Sta. Ana and Obet Villela (Oros); Mes de Guzman (Diablo); Jun Lana (Bwakaw); Sigfreid Sanchez (Huling Biyahe); Whammy Alcazaren (Colossal); Ian Lorenos (Alagwa); Henry Burgos (Thy Womb); Lav Diaz (Florentina Ubaldo, CTE); Emerson Reyes (MNL 143); Jeff Stelton (The Animals); and Arnel Mardoquio (Ang Paglalakbay ng mga Bituin sa Gabing Madilim)

Best Supporting Actor: Joross Gamboa (Intoy Syokoy ng Kalye Marino); Carlo Aquino (Mater Dolorosa); Art Acuna (Posas); and Dax Alejandro (Qwerty)

Best Supporting Actress: Alessandra de Rossi (Mater Dolorosa); Mylene Dizon (Aparisyon); Raquel Villavicencio (Aparisyon); Alessandra de Rossi (Sta. Nina); Joy Viado (MNL 143); Clara Ramona (In Nomine Matris); and Annicka Dolonius (Ang Nawawala)

Best Director: Arnel Mardoquio (Ang Paglalakbay ng mga Bituin sa Dilim ng Gabi); Aureaus Solito (Baybayin); Ian Lorenos (Alagwa); Whammy Alcazaren (Colossal); Mes de Guzman (Diablo); Lav Diaz (Florentina Ubaldo, CTE); Sigfreid Sanchez/ Raquel Sanchez (Huling Biyahe); Adolfo Alix (Mater Dolorosa); Maribel Legarda/ Maria Legarda (Melodrama Negra); Paul Sta. Ana (Oros); Lawrence Fajardo (Posas); Emmanuel Palo (Sta. Nina); Brillante Mendoza (Thy Womb); and Jun Robles Lana (Bwakaw)

Best Actor: JM de Guzman (Intoy Syokoy ng Kalye Marino); Nico Antonio (Posas); Kristoffer King (Oros); Dominic Roco (Ang Nawawala); Eddie Garcia (Bwakaw); Coco Martin (Sta Nina); Joem Bascon (Qwerty); Jericho Rosales (Alagwa); Bembol Roco (Thy Womb); Adrian Sebastian (Baybayin); Ananda Everingham (Kalayaan); Anthony Falcon (Requime) and Deuel Raynon Ladia (Anac ti Pating)

Best Actress: Alessandra de Rossi (Baybayin); Assunta de Rossi (Baybayin); Gina Alajar (Mater Dolorosa); Ama Quiambao (Diablo); Jodi Sta. Maria (Aparisyon); Shamaine Centenera-Buencamino (Requieme); Olga Natividad (Mga Dayo); Liza Dino (In Nomine Matris); and Nora Aunor (Thy Womb)

Best Film: Ang Paglalakbay ng mga Bituin sa Dilim ng Gabi; Baybayin; Bwakaw; Colossal; Diablo; Florentina Ubalde, CTE; Mater Dolorosa; Oros; Posas; and Thy Womb

The 2013 Gawad Urian Awards Night will be held on June 18 at the Rockwell Tent and will be aired on Cinema One shortly after.