Director Chito Roño gives instructions to lead star Frencheska Farr and a child actor on the set of the drama-musical Emir, which was named Best Picture at the 29th Luna Awards.

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Ginanap sa Quezon Hall ng Quezon City Sports Club kagabi, July 10, ang 29th Luna Awards ng Film Academy of the Philippines.

Sina Boots Anson Roa at Robert Arevalo ang mga host at ang mga pangulo ng iba't ibang guild ang mga award presenter.

Matamlay ang atmosphere dahil sa absence ng mga sikat na artista, nominees, at ng mga pinagkalooban ng mga special award.

Ang mga sumusunod ang nanalo sa 29th Luna Awards:

Best Picture - Emir (Film Development Council of the Philippines, Cultural Center of the Philippines & Viva Films)

Best Director - Chito Roño (Emir)

Best Actress - Lorna Tolentino (Sa 'Yo Lamang)

Best Actor - Dolphy (Father Jejemon)

Best Supporting Actress - Anne Curtis (In Your Eyes)

Best Supporting Actor - Yul Suervo (Rosario)

Best Screenplay - Elmer Gatchalian (Rosario)

Best Cinematography - Carlo Mendoza (Rosario) and Neil Daza & Lee Meily (Emir)

Best Production Design - Joey Luna (Rosario)

Best Editing - Jerrold Tarog (Emir)

Best Musical Score - Albert Chang (Rosario)

Best Sound - Connie Valdriz, Sandy Aguinaldo, Lynnel De Mesa, & Ronald De Asis (RPG Metanoia)

Golden Reel Award - Congresswoman Imelda Marcos

Fernando Poe, Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award - Armida Siguion-Reyna

Manuel De Leon Award for Exemplary Achievements - Romy Vitug (cinematographer)

Lamberto Avellana Memorial Award - Chiquito & Paquito Diaz      

Binigyan din ng Plaque of Appreciation sina Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista, Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin Binay, at Senator Francis Pangilinan dahil sa kanilang support sa local movie industry.