Tanging Yaman

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This article is about the film. For the 2010 TV series by ABS-CBN, see Tanging Yaman (TV series).
Tanging Yaman
Tanging Yaman DVD cover.jpg
DVD cover of the film
Directed by Laurice Guillen
Produced by Star Cinema
Starring Gloria Romero
Hilda Koronel
Johnny Delgado
Edu Manzano
Dina Bonnevie
Joel Torre
Cherry Pie Picache
Marvin Agustin
Jericho Rosales
CJ Ramos
Shaina Magdayao
Dominic Ochoa
John Prats
Carol Banawa
Janette McBride
Distributed by Star Cinema
Release dates December 25, 2000
Country Philippines
Language Filipino
Tagalog
English

Tanging Yaman is a 2000 Filipino religious-family drama film produced by Star Cinema. Directed by Laurice Guillen, the film garnered several awards, especially at the 2000 Metro Manila Film Festival, including Best Picture, Best Actor, and Best Actress.

The movie's title came from a liturgical composition by Manoling Francisco, SJ and sung by Carol Banawa.

The success of this religious-family drama film was followed ten years later by "Sa 'Yo Lamang", also directed by Laurice Guillen. The film is set to be restored by ABS-CBN Film Archive.

Plot[edit]

Separated by both physical and emotional distance, siblings Danny (Johnny Delgado), Art (Edu Manzano) and Grace (Dina Bonnevie) settle a land dispute whilst their mother Dolores "Loleng" Rosales (Gloria Romero) succumbs to debilitating disease. Old resentments begin to surface and spill over to the next generation as they cope with Loleng's sickness and the tract of land left to them by their deceased father.o [1]

Cast[edit]

Awards[edit]

Year Award-Giving Body Category Recipient Result
2000 Metro Manila Film Festival [2] Best Picture Tanging Yaman Won
Best Actor Johnny Delgado Won
Best Actress Gloria Romero Won
Best Director Laurice Guillen Won
Best Screenplay Laurice Guillen, Shaira Mella Salvador, and Raymond Lee Won
Best Original Story Laurice Guillen Won
Best Cinematography Videlle Meily Won
Best Musical Score Nonong Buencamino Won
Gatpuno Antonio J. Villegas Cultural Awards Tanging Yaman Won

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tanging Yaman". Catholic Initiative for Englightened Movie Appreciation. Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines World. 2001-01-03. Retrieved 2009-12-26. 
  2. ^ "Metro Manila Film Festival:2000". IMDB. Retrieved 2014-04-09.

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