Filipino filmmaker Emmanuel Quindo Palo’s “Sta. Niña” won the Suvarna Chakoram (Golden Crow Pheasant) award at the 17th International Film Festival of Kerala, held in India recently. Suvarna Chakoram is the fest’s highest honor. The film, which stars Coco Martin, will have a three-day run at the University of the Philippines Film Center in Diliman on January 7, 8 and 9. Bayani San Diego Jr.