A Guide to the 2017 Metro Manila Film Festival

Christmas is only a few weeks away from now, and while everyone is already planning out their reunions, the holiday also marks the start 43rd run of the Metro Manila Film Festival! And just like every year, cinemas in the country will be screening 8 Filipino films of different genres - from romance to action, fantasy to drama.

While it's admittedly not as revolutionary and progressive as last year's lineup, we're pretty sure there's still a good number of films worth catching in the cinemas this Christmas. Here are all 8 films which will screen starting December 25, 2017: