BA in Film & Audio-Visual Communication, UP Diliman
Courses Taught: Film 153 (Cinematography)
Lyle Nemenzo is one of the most prolific Director of Photography working today. He obtained his Bachelor of the Arts degree in Film and Audio-Visual Communication in 2000 at the UP Film Department, College of Mass Communication, Diliman. His experimental production thesis, which he directed, photographed and edited, “Ang Luwalhati’t Hinagpis ng Ikatlong Hintuturong Nakaririmarim sa Loob ng Hunyangong Bughaw Habang May Luntiang Pag-aaklas sa Kumunoy ng Bahaghari” was awarded Best Thesis Film during his graduation rites.
He has taught Experimental Cinema, Film Language and Grammar and Cinematography classes at the UP Film Department from 2005 to 2007.
His short films and full-length movies won awards in various film and video competitions:
“Nosehair Conspiracy” ( as Director, Editor, Grand Prize, 13th Gawad CCP, Experimental Film Category, 1999), Philippine Entry, Up and Coming City Zooms Film Festival, Hannover, Germany, 2000. “Kwentong Gago” (Director & Cinematographer, Grand Prize, 13th Gawad CCP, Work for Children, Gawad CCP, 1999), “Ako Si Super Biker” ( Cinematographer, Grand Prize, 14th Gawad CCP, 2000). “Exodus” (Cinematographer, Full-length film, Winner Best Cinematography, 31st Metro Manila Film Festival” 2005) and “Transit” (Cinematographer, Full-length film, Winner Best Cinematography, Cinemalaya Film Festival, 2013).
Mr. Sacris is also actively involved in advertising, television and music video production for over ten years and has been recognized for his work here and abroad.