Film Development Council of the Philippines celebrates 100 Years of Philippine Cinema with a special commemorative stamps issued by Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPOST) featuring the “Father of Philippine Movies” Jose Nepomuceno.
Mr. Jose Nepomuceno – father of Philippine movies -souvenir sheet
The stamps and souvenir sheet was officially unveiled on September 12 during the Sine Sandaan celebration.
stamp unveiling ceremonies
Ms. Cory Vidanes and Mr. Laurenti Dyogi received a commemorative frames stamps
The stamps were presented by FDCP Chairperson Liza-Diño Seguerra, Department of Tourism Assistant Secretary Roberto Alabado III, ABS-CBN COO of Broadcast Cory Vidanes, Director Laurenti Dyogi and PHLPost Business Lines Manager Maximo Sta. Maria, III.
Philippine cinema sheetlets
Date of Issuance: September 12, 2019
Kind of Issue: Commemorative
Graphic Artist: Mr. Rodine C. Teodoro
Souvenir Sheet Design: Film Development Council of the Philippines
Denomination (Php 12.00 ) and (Php 55.00 souvenir sheet)
Stamp Size: 40 mm x 30 mm, Sheetlet Size 90 mm x 150 mm
Souvenir Sheet: 100 mm x 70mm
Sheet Composition: 8 ( 2 x 4)
Printing Process: Offset Lithography
Printer: Amstar Company
Quantity : 30,000 pieces
Souvenir sheet: 5,000 pieces
Note: Photo from the stamp unveiling ceremony were courtesy of Pilipinas Philately, Philippine Postal Corporation, while the stamps are from the personal collection of the author.
Stamps, souvenir sheets and first day covers are available at the following post offices:
1. Manila Central Post Office, Liwasang Bonifacio, Ermita, Manila
Contact: Ms. Salome Arao
2. Postal Area 8 – Cagayan De Oro
Contact: Ms. Cecille Araco Cotapte
3. Postal Area 7 – Davao
Contact: Mr. Rey Navarez Basilan
4. Postal Area 4 – San Pablo
Contact: Ms. Nena Panganiban
5. Postal Area 5 – Mandaue City
Contact: Ms. Rachel Betos