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Nora Aunor Wins Best Actress Award in France

Philippine superstar Nora Aunor has brought another honor to the country after winning the best lead actress award in a foreign language film at the Saint Tropez International Film Festival in France on Saturday (Sunday in Manila).

The movie tells the story of Mara (Aunor), a woman suffering from dementia, and her niece, Rachel (Curtis-Smith), as they stay in an ancestral home in the province.

Her movie “Dementia” also won best foreign language film.

Director Perci Intalan immediately took to his Instagram account to share a picture of him holding the trophies.

In the caption, he wrote: “Thank you #StTropezIFF!!! Congratulations Team Dementia and Ms. Nora Aunor!!! And THANK YOU GOD FOR THESE WONDERFUL BLESSINGS!!!!! #DementiaMovie #MabuhayAngPelikulangPilipino”

“Dementia” was released in local theaters in September last year. It was produced by The IdeaFirst Company and Octobertrain Films. Here’s the trailer of the movie.