Sinulog 2010 Grand Finale Winners

These are the winners of the Sinulog 2010 Mardi Gra. The Sinulog 2010 Foundation has announced the winners on January 18, 2010. Here are the Winners for Cebu Sinulog 2010 Grand Finale

Below is the result of the Sinulog Festival 2010 Grand Parade and Presentation:

Free Interpretation (FI) Category

* 1st – Tribu Himag-ulaw, Placer, Masbate
* 2nd – Lumad Basakanon, Brgy. San Nicolas, Cebu City
* 3rd – Pinta Flores Festival, San Carlos City, Negros Occidental
* 4th – The Land of Beauty and Bounty, Province of Lanao del Norte
* 5th – Mabolo Elementary School, Cebu City

Best in Costume – Pinta Flores Festival, San Carlos City, Negros Occidental

Sinulog Based (SB) Category

* 1st – Sinanduloy Cultural Troupe, Tangub City, Misamis Occidental
* 2nd – Abellana National School, Cebu City
* 3rd – Silaw Culture and Arts, DepED/Carcar City National High School, Cebu
* 4th – Lahug Elementary School, Cebu City
* 5th – Don Sergio Osmeña Memorial National High School, Cebu City

Best in Costume – Silaw Culture and Arts, DepED/Carcar City National High School, Cebu

Best in Street Dancing

* 1st – Sinanduloy Cultural Troupe, Tangub City, Misamis Occidental
* 2nd – Lumad Basakanon, Brgy. San Nicolas, Cebu City
* 3rd – The Land of Beauty and Bounty, Province of Lanao del Norte

Congratulations to all the winners of Cebu Sinulog 2010 Mardi Gra. Daghan Salamat og Pit Senyor!



Miss Cebu 2010 Candidates - Sinulog 2010

Watch Miss Cebu 2010

In line with this, by January 12, 2010, the parade of twelve young ladies will compete through beauty and brains for the title of Miss Cebu 2010. This is one of the highlight of this 3-month long Sinulog Celebration.

Let’s meet and know these 12 stunning ladies.

Ms Cebu 2010 - Sinulog 2010

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Sinulog 2010 Events

Sinulog Events

Video Documentary Competition

Best Sinulog Short Story or Best Sinulog Video Documentary
  • Grand Prize: Pph 30,000.00
  • Second Prize: Pph 20,000.00
  • Third Prize: Pph 10,000.00
  • Seven (7) Consolation Prizes: Pph 1,000.00

Special Awards

  • Best Story
  • Best Director
  • Best Cinematography
  • Best Production Design
  • Best Sound Engineering & Musical Scoring
  • Best Editing


  • Technicality -30%
  • Cinematography -10%
  • Audio -10%
  • Editing -10%
  • Creativity -30%
  • Originality -10%
  • Style -10%
  • Direction -10%
  • Overall Content -40%

TOTAL -100%

Rules & Regulations

1. All entries by any citizen/s of Mother Earth shall be accepted.

2. All requirements in the Guidelines must be duly accomplished.

3. A registration fee of Five Hundred Pesos ( Pph 500.00), in cash, or in check, payable to the Sinulog Foundation, will be required upon registration. An official receipt from the Sinulog Foundation Office will be issued accordingly.

4. Short stories should be about an experience related to the Señor Sto. Niño and documentaries must be taken during the actual one-month Sinulog 2010 celebration. Footages of previous years’ Sinulog Festivals can also be used as excerpts or part of the work.

5. All entries must be completely original and independently produced.

6. Entries that have been previously exhibited in any public screening will be considered ineligible.

7. All entries must be in digital video format (i. e. digital editing and post-production).

8. Two (2) DVD copies must be submitted for screening and archival purposes.

9. Due to copyright laws, the music used in the documentary must be original, licensed, or in the public domain.

10. For joint-directorial efforts, the filmmakers must assign a single representative to act on their behalf. All official correspondence shall then be addressed to the representative. The organizing committee shall not be held responsible for any controversy that might ensue amongst the partners with regards to this competition.

11. The Sinulog 2010 Short Film Festival Secretariat will ensure the safety of the films throughout the period in which cinematographic materials are in its custody. In case of print loss or damage, Sinulog Foundation is obligated only for the cost of replacing the damaged DVD , that is why we advise the participants to keep extra copy/copies for replacement in case this thing happens.

12. DVD shipments to the Sinulog 2010 Short Film Festival Secretariat must be prepaid. The organizing office shall not accept any collect shipments of the entry.

13. Sinulog Foundation, Inc., which is the organizer of this event , reserves all intellectual rights to show and distribute all 10 finalists-entries in their perpetuity.


1. All filmmakers are iligible to join the Sinulog 2010 Short Film Festival – the commercial or non-commercial, both amateurs and professionals.

2. Interested parties must be able to accomplish and/or submit the following, on or before January 12, 2010, Tuesday, 5 P. M., to:

Mr. Ron Heri Tan
Sinulog Short Film Festival Committee
Sinulog Foundation Office
Ground Floor, Cebu City Sports Center, R. R. Landon St.
Sambag II, Cebu City
Cebu 6000 Philippines

  • a. duly accomplished application form
  • b. brief resume
  • c. two (2) recent 2×2 photos of the filmmaker/s

3. Registration of Five Hundred Pesos (Pph 500.00) should be paid upon submission of the above-mentioned requirements.

4. Official IDs will be provided by the Sinulog Foundation Office and should be worn at all times by the participant/s while doing the actual production shoot during the Grand Parade for your convenience and proper identification.

5. The final produced-entry for the Sinulog 2010 Short Film Festival must be submitted in DVD format on or before January 26, 2010, 5 P. M., to the Sinulog 2010 Short Film Festival Secretariat.

The entries should be labeled properly with the following information:

  • a. title of the Short Film or Video Documentary for the Sinulog 2010 Short Film Festival
  • b. production company (if any)
  • c. full name of the director
  • d. full name of the producer
  • e. contact number/s of the filmmaker/s
  • f. running time

6. The preferred running time of the documentary should be anywhere from a minimum of five (5) minutes, to a maximum of ten (7) minutes, and a maximum of fifteen (15) minutes for the short drama film.

7. All qualified participants will be required to attend a briefing with the Sinulog 2010 Short Film Festival Committee at the Sinulog Foundation Office on January 15, 2010, 2 P. M.

8. A total of ten (10) finalists will be selected among the qualified entries.

9. Those who have submitted their finished product will be required to attend the Announcement of Winners and Grand Awarding at the SM City-Cinema 1. The date of the awarding will be announced later.

10. The decision of the Board of Judges is deemed to be final and should be regarded with respect and cordiality.

Best Musicality Award


1. The use of indigenous or creative instruments from native materials like bamboos, leaves, woods, etc., is highly encouraged.

2. The composition must be within the minimum of twenty (20) and a maximum of thirty (30) drummers / instrumentalist. An excess will merit the five (5) point deduction from the total score.

3. As an integral part of the contingent, instrumentalists must be in proper attire relevant to the interpretation of their chosen theme / concept.


  • Musicality -30%
    Variation, contrast of musical levels / dynamics
  • Creativity -20%
    Use of native materials
  • Showmanship -20%
    Group execution & coordination.
  • Discipline -20%
    Behavior, spacing & alignment.
  • Costume -10%
    Relevant to the theme / concept / motif.

Total -100%


  • P 50,000.00 & trophy