The all time Filipino box office hit “The Unkabogable Praybeyt Benjamin” will be screened in this year's Okinawa International Film Festival.
The movie will be the Philippine entry to the festival along with the Hollywood box office hit “Bridesmaids”. Movies fron Hongkong, Japan, Malaysia, India and Thailand will also be screened.
The festival has two categories “Laugh” and “Peace” for the films to be premired during the week long event. The Vice Ganda movie starrer will be up for the Uminchu Award Grand Prix in the Laugh category.
Festival organizers posted in their website,” In this movie festival, we will select one winning film for each of the following awards based on the votes by the general judges selected from all over the country as well as the audience who come to the theater on the day of the screening”.
The movie is under the directorial job of Wenn Deramas for Viva Films and Star Cinema. The festival will run until March 31,2012.