BMPM bares 10 'Digitales' docu contest finalists

Bayan Mo iPatrol Mo

Posted at Oct 23 2019 01:37 PM

Bayan Mo iPatrol Mo has announced the 10 finalists for the 2019 BMPM Digitales, an online documentary contest aimed to combat the proliferation of disinformation online.

10 finalists for BMPM Digitales 2019

With the theme “Gusto Ko Tama: Fighting Disinformation in Social Media,” the contest was opened to college students nationwide.
They were invited to submit documentaries filmed and edited using only their mobile phones.
“We have seen the creativity of the youth today in using their mobile phones to express themselves and connect with a wide audience. ‘Digitales’ is another avenue for them to put this creativity to good use and actually help in educating other people about fake news and how to make social media a safe space for everyone,” said BMPM Head Rowena Paraan.

Here are the 10 finalists in no particular order: 

1. “Kitang Kita. Kita Mo Ba?” 
 San Sebastian College – Recoletos, Manila


2. “Maghayag”
 Saint Louis University, Baguio City


3. “Fake News”
 Mapua University, Manila


4. “HUWADerno” 
 Colegio De San Juan De Letran, Manila


5. “Kamatuoran Na Sab Ang Dungga” (It's Time To Hear The Truth)
 Cebu Normal University, Cebu City


6. “Impostor”
 Saint Louis University, Baguio City


7. "How to Cure Fake News"
 Saint Louis University, Baguio City


8. “Bihag ng Pook Sapot”
 Trinity University Of Asia, Quezon City


9. “Or Soon, Else”
 STI College Pasay-EDSA and University of Makati


10. “Pabulong”
 STI College Ortigas – Cainta


The top 3 winners, who will receive P50,000, P30,000 and P10,000 respectively, will be named in awards ceremonies at the Dolphy Theater on October 25.

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