The Philippine Star
Seven Sundays wins Asia-Pacific award
Star Cinema’s Seven Sundays was recognized for depicting the Filipino family values of understanding, forgiving, respect, unity and love at the recent Asia-Pacific Tambuli Awards. Accepting the Cinema for Good special award were Seven
Sundays screenwriter Kiko Abrillo, Rebisco SVP for marketing Rey delos Reyes, ABS-CBN Film Productions, Inc. Branded Entertainment Unit (BEU) head Thellie Castro-Palanisamy, Dwight Bercero of BEU-Cinema, Seven Sundays screenwriter Jorell Gonzaga and Gines Sarangaya of Operations-Star Cinema, together with the film’s stars Ronaldo Valdez and Cristine Reyes.
The movie was a collaboration between the film production arm of ABS-CBN and Rebisco to inspire and strengthen Filipino families around the world. The Asia-Pacific Tambuli Awards, held last June 5 at the Shangri-La Hotel at The Fort, is the pioneer award show globally on effective advertising for good. The awardwinning body looks at entries from Asia-Pacific, Australia, New Zealand and the Middle East, including campaigns created or initiated from anywhere in the world that run in Asia-Pacific, Australia, New Zealand and the Middle East.