Power Mac Center Pixelworxholds‘ Cinemansanas’ awards


Premier Apple reseller Power Mac Center recently concluded its Pixelworx Cinemansanas digital short film challenge through a special screening and awards ceremony held at the Power Mac Center Spotlight in Circuit Makati.

The event brought together premier figures in the film industry and designated Pixelworx brand ambassadors−independent filmmakers Mario Cornejo and Monster Jimenez,seasoned director Yam Laranas, and multi-awarded author and screenwriterRicky Lee−whoserved as judges for the competition.In the past months, they also spearheaded a series of workshops in film production, cinematography, direction, editing, and scriptwriting to assistcontenders in crafting their masterpieces. This was supported by tutorials for iMovie, GarageBand, and Final Cut Pro X.

“The entries to this year’s Pixelworx competition showcase the talent and resourcefulness of Filipino artists.We are honored to introduce the visual storytellers who truly rose up to our challenge of film making using Apple devices only,” said Marketing DirectorJoey Alvarez.

Entries were rated based on creativity of presentation (50 percent) and the quality of technical elements (50 percent). There were three winners in the student category and three winners in the professional category awarded during the ceremony.

Winnerstook home up to Php50,000 worth of Power Mac Center Gift Cards each.The DiamondAward winners in both student and professional categories also got the chance to have their films screened during the program.

All entries that made it to the finals were uploaded in the Power Mac Center YouTube channel. 

Pixelworx Finalists

Student Category Winner: Seliada Asilo and John Raymond Ilagan



Professional Category Winner:  Dylan Ray Talon

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Cinemansanas is the second installment of Pixelworx, Power Mac Center’s advocacy of recognizing artists who break the standards of the art scene. It is celebrated with a series of workshops, live demos, and an ultimate art challenge.More information is available at the Power Mac Centerwebsite <www.powermaccenter.com>.

Amor Urate

Amor Urate

Born and grew up in Imus, Cavite, Philippines. Third of four siblings. One of the boys but loves girly stuff as well.Freelance Web Content Analyst & Transcriber since late 2012 and now a freelance writer and founder of https://fabtapped.wordpress.com! Loves exploring tech stuff with the goal that one day, will be one of the people that will use technology for medicine and environmental causes.
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