“Taklub” won the Audience Award at the 16th Asiatica Film Mediale, held in Rome, Italy, on Nov. 28.
The festival envisions to spark “discussion and cultural exchange between Italy and the Asian continent.”
This May 19, “Taklub” won the Ecumenical Jury Prize-Special Mention – Un Certain Regard at the Cannes Film Festival
Taklub, was also voted by the audience as Best Feature Film at the Beirut Film Festival held on October 7-15, 2015.
Brillante Mendoza is in Singapore as the head of Jury while next stops for “Taklub,” are the Dubai and Palm Springs film fest.
The film Taklub is dedicated to the people of Tacloban and other survivors of supertyphoon ‘Yolanda’ (Haiyan).
The movie is produced by the DENR in cooperation with the Presidential Communications Operations Office-Philippine Information Agency (PCOO-PIA).
“Taklub” has won the Audience Award at the 16th edition of the Asiatica Festival.